Sea Temperature

Sydney Sea Temperature

(Today) Nov 2017

22.2°C / 72°F

Current weather

(clear sky)
21°C / 70°F

Partly cloudy

13 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Sydney, 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.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly water temperatures over several years.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Sydney
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 21.5 22.1 21.6 20.8 18.8 17.5 17.3 17.4 17.2 17.5 19.1 19.5
Max °C 25.1 25.3 25.3 24.6 22.6 21.1 20.9 20.2 19.9 20.9 22.1 24.3
Min °F 72.1 73.1 72.3 71 67.4 64.9 64.6 64.4 64 64.9 67.6 69
Max °F 75.7 76.3 76 74.8 71.2 68.5 68.2 67.2 66.7 68.3 70.6 73.8

7 day tide forecast for Sydney

  • High 12:40am
  • Low 06:07am
  • High 12:35pm
  • Low 07:26pm
  • High 01:31am
  • Low 06:56am
  • High 01:21pm
  • Low 08:16pm
  • High 02:25am
  • Low 07:53am
  • High 02:13pm
  • Low 09:08pm
  • High 03:25am
  • Low 08:59am
  • High 03:13pm
  • Low 10:02pm
  • High 04:23am
  • Low 10:10am
  • High 04:17pm
  • Low 10:53pm
  • High 05:16am
  • Low 11:15am
  • High 05:18pm
  • Low 11:40pm
  • High 06:04am
  • Low 12:14pm
  • High 06:14pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Sydney, 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: 19.1°C / 66.4°F
  • Avg: 20.6°C / 69.1°F
  • Min: 22.1°C / 71.8°F
Sydney average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Sydney (-33.867850, 151.207320)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Sydney 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.

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Sydney average sea temperature chart