Nelson Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2017

25°C / 77°F

Current weather

(overcast clouds)
22°C / 72°F

Partly cloudy

11 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Nelson Bay, New South Wales are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

7 day tide forecast for Nelson Bay

  • High 02:20am
  • Low 08:12am
  • High 02:02pm
  • Low 08:37pm
  • High 03:11am
  • Low 09:13am
  • High 02:50pm
  • Low 09:19pm
  • High 04:07am
  • Low 10:23am
  • High 03:49pm
  • Low 10:05pm
  • High 05:02am
  • Low 11:31am
  • High 04:58pm
  • Low 10:56pm
  • High 05:53am
  • Low 12:30pm
  • High 06:05pm
  • Low 11:47pm
  • High 06:40am
  • Low 01:20pm
  • High 07:03pm
  • Low 12:37am
  • High 07:22am
  • Low 02:03pm
  • High 07:53pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Port Stephens, 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: 26.2°C / 79.1°F
  • Avg: 23.8°C / 74.8°F
  • Min: 21.8°C / 71.3°F
Nelson Bay average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Nelson Bay (-32.72043, 152.14398)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Nelson 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 Nelson Bay
Nel'son Behj, Nelson Bay, Nelson's Bay, Nelson’s Bay, Нельсон Бэй