Matara Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2017

27.8°C / 82°F

Current weather

(light rain)
28°C / 82°F

Partly cloudy

5 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Matara, Southern are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

7 day tide forecast for Matara

  • Low 12:35am
  • High 06:22am
  • Low 12:51pm
  • High 07:51pm
  • Low 01:50am
  • High 07:11am
  • Low 01:46pm
  • High 09:21pm
  • Low 05:10am
  • High 08:57am
  • Low 04:04pm
  • High 11:13pm
  • Low 06:36am
  • High 11:31am
  • Low 05:46pm
  • High 12:20am
  • Low 07:19am
  • High 12:46pm
  • Low 06:42pm
  • High 01:02am
  • Low 07:52am
  • High 01:29pm
  • Low 07:23pm
  • High 01:38am
  • Low 08:19am
  • High 02:04pm
  • Low 07:55pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Galle, Sri Lanka) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.

Average January sea temperatures

  • Max: 28.5°C / 83.3°F
  • Avg: 27.6°C / 81.7°F
  • Min: 26.2°C / 79.2°F
Matara average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Matara are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Matara (5.94851, 80.53528)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Matara are as accurate as current data allows there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Matara
Matara, Матара