Nelson Bay Water Temperature

(Today) 2022

20.6°C / 69°F

Current weather

10°C / 50°F
(light rain)

Partly cloudy

Wind

9 mph

Humidity

96%


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 water temp

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.

Nelson Bay average maximum / minimum water temperatures
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

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 75.7°F / 24.3°C. The coldest month is August with an average water temperature of 66.4°F / 19.1°C.


7 day tide forecast for Nelson Bay

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 12:12am
    (0.33m)
  • High 06:05am
    (1.12m)
  • Low 11:35am
    (0.4m)
  • High 06:18pm
    (1.9m)
  • Low 01:10am
    (0.23m)
  • High 07:06am
    (1.2m)
  • Low 12:37pm
    (0.35m)
  • High 07:12pm
    (2.02m)
  • Low 02:01am
    (0.15m)
  • High 07:59am
    (1.29m)
  • Low 01:34pm
    (0.3m)
  • High 08:03pm
    (2.08m)
  • Low 02:48am
    (0.1m)
  • High 08:47am
    (1.38m)
  • Low 02:26pm
    (0.27m)
  • High 08:51pm
    (2.09m)
  • Low 03:32am
    (0.08m)
  • High 09:32am
    (1.44m)
  • Low 03:16pm
    (0.26m)
  • High 09:36pm
    (2.03m)
  • Low 04:14am
    (0.1m)
  • High 10:16am
    (1.48m)
  • Low 04:05pm
    (0.28m)
  • High 10:21pm
    (1.91m)
  • Low 04:55am
    (0.16m)
  • High 10:59am
    (1.49m)
  • Low 04:53pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 11:04pm
    (1.74m)
7 day tide times for Nelson Bay

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Port Stephens, 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.