Gold Coast Water Temperature

(Today) 2023

26.6°C / 79.8°F

The water will feel hot. Water temperature similar to a heated indoor swimming pool.

Current weather

26°C / 79°F
(broken clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
4 mph
Humidity
68%

The measurements for the water temperature in Gold Coast, Queensland 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 Gold Coast water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Gold Coast average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Gold Coast
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 25.3 26.3 25 24.5 22.7 21.4 20.6 20.6 21.2 20.4 23 24.1
Max °C 27.2 28.2 27.8 26.7 25.8 24.3 22.8 22.8 23.1 25.3 26.2 26.9
Min °F 78.3 80.1 78.1 77 74.1 71.6 70 70 70.9 70.6 74.7 76.5
Max °F 80.2 82 80.9 79.2 77.2 74.5 72.2 72.2 72.8 75.5 77.9 79.3

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 81°F / 27.2°C. The coldest month is July with an average water temperature of 71.1°F / 21.7°C.


7 day tide forecast for Gold Coast

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 1:29am
    (0.27m)
  • High 8:15am
    (1.65m)
  • Low 2:47pm
    (0.3m)
  • High 8:29pm
    (1.13m)
  • Low 2:07am
    (0.26m)
  • High 8:47am
    (1.67m)
  • Low 3:18pm
    (0.27m)
  • High 9:04pm
    (1.17m)
  • Low 2:43am
    (0.26m)
  • High 9:19am
    (1.66m)
  • Low 3:48pm
    (0.26m)
  • High 9:39pm
    (1.2m)
  • Low 3:18am
    (0.28m)
  • High 9:51am
    (1.63m)
  • Low 4:19pm
    (0.26m)
  • High 10:13pm
    (1.22m)
  • Low 3:54am
    (0.33m)
  • High 10:22am
    (1.57m)
  • Low 4:49pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 10:48pm
    (1.24m)
  • Low 4:32am
    (0.38m)
  • High 10:55am
    (1.49m)
  • Low 5:20pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 11:26pm
    (1.25m)
  • Low 5:15am
    (0.46m)
  • High 11:30am
    (1.39m)
  • Low 5:55pm
    (0.37m)
7 day tide times for Gold Coast

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