Sea Temperature

Darwin Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2018

32.2°C / 90°F

Current weather

(shower rain)
27°C / 81°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

10 mph

Humidity

94%


The measurements for the water temperature in Darwin, Northern Territory 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 Darwin water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Darwin
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 29.5 29.1 28.8 28.7 26.8 24.3 24.2 25.2 26.2 28 29.4 30.1
Max °C 31.8 31.3 31.7 31.7 31.4 29.1 27.4 27.6 29.3 31.2 32.5 33
Min °F 86 85.3 85 84.9 82.1 77.7 76.8 78.3 80.4 83.7 86.1 87.3
Max °F 88.3 87.5 87.9 87.9 86.7 82.5 80 80.7 83.5 86.9 89.2 90.2

7 day tide forecast for Darwin

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 02:43am
    (2.34m)
  • High 08:21am
    (6.25m)
  • Low 02:31pm
    (1.37m)
  • High 08:59pm
    (7.11m)
  • Low 03:15am
    (2.31m)
  • High 08:55am
    (6.16m)
  • Low 03:04pm
    (1.68m)
  • High 09:29pm
    (6.91m)
  • Low 03:51am
    (2.31m)
  • High 09:34am
    (5.99m)
  • Low 03:41pm
    (2.09m)
  • High 10:00pm
    (6.64m)
  • Low 04:32am
    (2.32m)
  • High 10:21am
    (5.74m)
  • Low 04:26pm
    (2.58m)
  • High 10:37pm
    (6.33m)
  • Low 05:21am
    (2.35m)
  • High 11:20am
    (5.47m)
  • Low 05:24pm
    (3.09m)
  • High 11:23pm
    (5.98m)
  • Low 06:20am
    (2.34m)
  • High 12:37pm
    (5.27m)
  • Low 06:35pm
    (3.54m)
  • High 12:25am
    (5.66m)
  • Low 07:27am
    (2.24m)
  • High 02:21pm
    (5.33m)
  • Low 07:57pm
    (3.77m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Darwin, Australia) 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: 29.5°C / 85°F
  • Avg: 30.6°C / 87.1°F
  • Min: 31.8°C / 89.2°F
Darwin average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Darwin (-12.461130, 130.841850)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Darwin 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 Darwin
DRW, Darvin, Darvino, Darwin, Palmerston, Port Darwin, da er wen gang, dau~in, drwwyn, tarvin, Дарвин, דרווין, டார்வின், ダーウィン, 达尔文港

Darwin average sea temperature chart