Sea Temperature

Moratuwa Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2018

26.7°C / 80°F

Current weather

(scattered clouds)
30°C / 86°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

11 mph

Humidity

48%


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

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Moratuwa water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Moratuwa
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 26.4 27.1 28.2 28.4 28.1 27.1 26 25.8 26.6 27.2 27.5 26.9
Max °C 29 29.6 30 30.8 30.4 29.3 28.4 28.5 28.9 29.9 29.9 29.2
Min °F 80.6 81.7 83.5 84.1 83.5 81.7 79.8 79.5 80.8 82 82.5 81.3
Max °F 83.2 84.2 85.3 86.5 85.8 83.9 82.2 82.2 83.1 84.7 84.9 83.6

7 day tide forecast for Moratuwa

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • High 03:37am
    (0.84m)
  • Low 09:47am
    (0.19m)
  • High 04:01pm
    (0.67m)
  • Low 09:22pm
    (0.21m)
  • High 04:07am
    (0.82m)
  • Low 10:10am
    (0.18m)
  • High 04:35pm
    (0.67m)
  • Low 09:55pm
    (0.23m)
  • High 04:36am
    (0.79m)
  • Low 10:37am
    (0.18m)
  • High 05:08pm
    (0.67m)
  • Low 10:30pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 05:01am
    (0.75m)
  • Low 11:06am
    (0.19m)
  • High 05:42pm
    (0.66m)
  • Low 11:09pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 05:23am
    (0.70m)
  • Low 11:39am
    (0.21m)
  • High 06:20pm
    (0.65m)
  • Low 11:52pm
    (0.34m)
  • High 05:42am
    (0.64m)
  • Low 12:17pm
    (0.23m)
  • High 07:10pm
    (0.63m)
  • Low 12:47am
    (0.40m)
  • High 06:03am
    (0.58m)
  • Low 01:02pm
    (0.26m)
  • High 08:29pm
    (0.62m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Colombo, 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: 26.4°C / 79.5°F
  • Avg: 27.7°C / 81.9°F
  • Min: 29°C / 84.2°F
Moratuwa average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Moratuwa (6.773000, 79.881600)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Moratuwa 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 Moratuwa
Moratuwa

Moratuwa average sea temperature chart