George Town Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

19.2°C / 66.6°F

The water will feel tepid. Swimming will be tolerable without a wetsuit, although it will take a little getting used to. If you intend to stay in the water for a while a 3/2mm wetsuit will be ideal.

Current weather

15°C / 59°F
(scattered clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
10 mph
Humidity
53%

The measurements for the water temperature in George Town, Tasmania 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.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

George Town average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in George Town
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 15.3 16.3 16.1 15.4 13.6 12.8 11.7 11.8 11.8 12.2 13.1 14.1
Max °C 17.9 18 17.5 17 16.7 15.1 14.1 13.5 13 14.1 16 18
Min °F 60.6 62 61.5 60.4 57.7 55.9 54 53.9 53.7 54.7 56.7 58.9
Max °F 63.2 63.7 62.9 62 60.8 58.2 56.4 55.6 54.9 56.6 59.6 62.8

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 62.8°F / 17.1°C. The coldest month is September with an average water temperature of 54.3°F / 12.4°C.


7 day tide forecast for George Town

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • High 5:02am
    (2.95m)
  • Low 11:20am
    (0.72m)
  • High 5:30pm
    (2.9m)
  • Low 11:34pm
    (0.91m)
  • High 5:37am
    (2.98m)
  • Low 11:56am
    (0.66m)
  • High 6:10pm
    (2.92m)
  • Low 12:10am
    (0.96m)
  • High 6:11am
    (3m)
  • Low 12:32pm
    (0.6m)
  • High 6:49pm
    (2.94m)
  • Low 12:46am
    (0.99m)
  • High 6:46am
    (3.03m)
  • Low 1:10pm
    (0.54m)
  • High 7:29pm
    (2.94m)
  • Low 1:24am
    (1.02m)
  • High 7:24am
    (3.05m)
  • Low 1:51pm
    (0.5m)
  • High 8:13pm
    (2.93m)
  • Low 2:06am
    (1.03m)
  • High 8:08am
    (3.06m)
  • Low 2:37pm
    (0.48m)
  • High 9:01pm
    (2.91m)
  • Low 2:54am
    (1.04m)
  • High 8:58am
    (3.05m)
  • Low 3:28pm
    (0.49m)
  • High 9:55pm
    (2.89m)
7 day tide times for George Town

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Georgetown, Tasmania) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.