Sea Temperature

Encounter Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Aug 2018

13.9°C / 57°F

Current weather

10°C / 50°F
(few clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

10 mph

Humidity

79%


The measurements for the water temperature in Encounter Bay, South Australia 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 Encounter Bay water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Encounter Bay
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 17.5 18 17.5 16.6 15.5 13.9 13.3 13.1 13.7 14.1 15.3 16.4
Max °C 21.8 20.9 20.2 19.3 18.2 16.5 15.3 14.9 15.2 16.3 18.5 20.2
Min °F 65.2 65.5 64.5 62.9 60.9 58.1 56.7 56.3 57.2 58.3 60.8 63
Max °F 69.5 68.4 67.2 65.6 63.6 60.7 58.7 58.1 58.7 60.5 64 66.8

7 day tide forecast for Encounter Bay

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • High 02:11am
    (0.85m)
  • Low 07:31am
    (0.41m)
  • High 02:37pm
    (1.10m)
  • Low 08:47pm
    (0.52m)
  • High 02:42am
    (0.91m)
  • Low 08:02am
    (0.48m)
  • High 02:53pm
    (1.04m)
  • Low 08:53pm
    (0.50m)
  • High 03:17am
    (0.96m)
  • Low 08:30am
    (0.59m)
  • High 03:06pm
    (1.00m)
  • Low 09:04pm
    (0.48m)
  • High 03:56am
    (0.98m)
  • Low 08:49am
    (0.71m)
  • High 03:13pm
    (0.96m)
  • Low 09:16pm
    (0.49m)
  • High 04:41am
    (0.98m)
  • Low 08:43am
    (0.83m)
  • High 03:04pm
    (0.93m)
  • Low 09:25pm
    (0.50m)
  • High 05:40am
    (0.95m)
  • Low 08:02am
    (0.92m)
  • High 11:07am
    (0.97m)
  • Low 09:22pm
    (0.53m)
  • High 11:13am
    (1.06m)
  • Low 09:10pm
    (0.55m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Victor Harbor, 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 August sea temperatures

  • Max: 14.9°C / 58.8°F
  • Avg: 14°C / 57.2°F
  • Min: 13.1°C / 55.6°F
Encounter Bay average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Encounter Bay (-35.583330, 138.600000)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Encounter Bay 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 Encounter Bay

Encounter Bay average sea temperature chart