Sea Temperature

Port Phillip Sea Temperature

(Today) Aug 2018

13.3°C / 56°F

Current weather

8°C / 46°F
(light rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

10 mph

Humidity

93%


The measurements for the water temperature in Port Phillip, Victoria 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 Port Phillip water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Port Phillip
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 17 17.8 17.3 17.2 16.1 14.7 13.6 14 13.9 14.2 15.3 15.9
Max °C 20.3 19.9 19.5 18.6 18.1 16.9 16.4 15.5 15.4 16 17.8 19
Min °F 63.9 64.8 64 63.5 61.8 59.3 57.6 57.8 57.6 58.3 60.5 61.8
Max °F 67.2 66.9 66.2 64.9 63.8 61.5 60.4 59.3 59.1 60.1 63 64.9

7 day tide forecast for Port Phillip

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
    • Low 03:51am
      (0.16m)
    • High 10:28am
      (0.69m)
    • Low 03:48pm
      (0.40m)
    • High 09:45pm
      (0.77m)
    • Low 04:39am
      (0.16m)
    • High 11:31am
      (0.67m)
    • Low 04:39pm
      (0.43m)
    • High 10:30pm
      (0.73m)
    • Low 05:32am
      (0.16m)
    • High 12:37pm
      (0.66m)
    • Low 05:44pm
      (0.44m)
    • High 11:23pm
      (0.69m)
    • Low 06:31am
      (0.15m)
    • High 01:39pm
      (0.67m)
    • Low 07:07pm
      (0.42m)
    • High 12:26am
      (0.65m)
    • Low 07:32am
      (0.13m)
    • High 02:33pm
      (0.68m)
    • Low 08:22pm
      (0.39m)
    • High 01:35am
      (0.63m)
    • Low 08:28am
      (0.11m)
    • High 03:20pm
      (0.69m)
    • Low 09:18pm
      (0.34m)

    *These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Melbourne, 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 August sea temperatures

    • Max: 15.5°C / 59.8°F
    • Avg: 14.7°C / 58.5°F
    • Min: 14°C / 57.1°F
    Port Phillip average sea temperature chart

    These average ocean temperatures for Port Phillip are calculated from several years of archived data.

    Map showing location of Port Phillip (-37.851590, 144.969920)

    Locations nearby

    Variations

    Whilst sea temperatures for Port Phillip 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 Port Phillip

    Port Phillip average sea temperature chart