Sea Temperature

Nelson Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Nov 2018

21.7°C / 71°F

Current weather

20°C / 68°F
(broken clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

2 mph

Humidity

82%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Nelson Bay
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 21.7 22.7 22.7 22.1 20.2 18.9 17.3 17.7 18 18.3 19.7 20.4
Max °C 26 25.9 25.7 24.4 23.8 21.9 21.1 20.5 20.9 21.2 23 25.5
Min °F 72.7 74.1 74.1 72.7 69.8 67.2 64.7 65 65.5 66.1 68.7 70.7
Max °F 77 77.3 77.1 75 73.4 70.2 68.5 67.8 68.4 69 72 75.8

7 day tide forecast for Nelson Bay

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • Low 01:09am
    (0.39m)
  • High 07:39am
    (1.62m)
  • Low 01:53pm
    (0.46m)
  • High 07:50pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 01:49am
    (0.36m)
  • High 08:18am
    (1.73m)
  • Low 02:39pm
    (0.37m)
  • High 08:37pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 02:29am
    (0.35m)
  • High 08:57am
    (1.81m)
  • Low 03:26pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 09:23pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 03:10am
    (0.35m)
  • High 09:39am
    (1.87m)
  • Low 04:13pm
    (0.24m)
  • High 10:12pm
    (1.42m)
  • Low 03:54am
    (0.37m)
  • High 10:22am
    (1.90m)
  • Low 05:02pm
    (0.21m)
  • High 11:02pm
    (1.38m)
  • Low 04:40am
    (0.41m)
  • High 11:09am
    (1.89m)
  • Low 05:55pm
    (0.21m)
  • High 11:55pm
    (1.35m)
  • Low 05:31am
    (0.47m)
  • High 12:00pm
    (1.85m)
  • Low 06:50pm
    (0.23m)

*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 November sea temperatures

  • Max: 23°C / 73.3°F
  • Avg: 21.3°C / 70.3°F
  • Min: 19.7°C / 67.4°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 (-32.720430, 152.143980)

Locations nearby

Variations

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

Nelson Bay average sea temperature chart