Townsville Sea Temperature

(Today) Sep 2020

23.5°C / 74.3°F

Current weather

21°C / 70°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

11 mph

Humidity

73%


The measurements for the water temperature in Townsville, Queensland 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 Townsville water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Townsville average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Townsville
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 27.2 27.9 27.3 25.6 23.2 21.8 21 21.4 21.8 23.6 25 26.9
Max °C 30.5 29.8 29 28.4 27.3 25.5 23.9 23.5 25.4 27.3 28.6 29.4
Min °F 82.2 82.9 81.8 79.2 75.4 72.7 70.9 71.3 72.7 75.9 78.4 81.4
Max °F 85.5 84.8 83.5 82 79.5 76.4 73.8 73.4 76.3 79.6 82 83.9

7 day tide forecast for Townsville

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • Low 1:10am
    (1.56m)
  • High 5:52am
    (1.90m)
  • Low 11:22am
    (1.31m)
  • High 6:26pm
    (2.73m)
  • Low 1:08am
    (1.41m)
  • High 6:08am
    (2.05m)
  • Low 11:48am
    (1.09m)
  • High 6:41pm
    (2.95m)
  • Low 1:13am
    (1.25m)
  • High 6:26am
    (2.24m)
  • Low 12:15pm
    (0.86m)
  • High 7:00pm
    (3.18m)
  • Low 1:25am
    (1.07m)
  • High 6:50am
    (2.48m)
  • Low 12:46pm
    (0.63m)
  • High 7:23pm
    (3.39m)
  • Low 1:44am
    (0.88m)
  • High 7:20am
    (2.72m)
  • Low 1:19pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 7:52pm
    (3.55m)
  • Low 2:10am
    (0.72m)
  • High 7:53am
    (2.93m)
  • Low 1:56pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 8:24pm
    (3.62m)
  • Low 2:41am
    (0.60m)
  • High 8:30am
    (3.08m)
  • Low 2:36pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 8:59pm
    (3.58m)
7 day tide times for Townsville

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Townsville, 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 September sea temperatures

  • Max: 25.4°C / 77.7°F
  • Avg: 23.6°C / 74.5°F
  • Min: 21.8°C / 71.2°F
Townsville average water temp

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

Map showing location of Townsville (-19.266390, 146.805700)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Townsville 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 Townsville
TSV, Townsville, taunzuvu~iru, タウンズヴィル