Sea Temperature

Wollongong Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2020

20.8°C / 69.4°F

Current weather

20°C / 67°F
(light intensity shower rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

17 mph

Humidity

82%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Wollongong
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 21 22.3 21.1 20 17.8 16.6 16.4 16.6 16.9 16.6 19.1 18.8
Max °C 24.8 24.6 24.2 24.8 21.6 20.2 20.3 19.6 19.5 20.8 22 23.4
Min °F 71.3 73 71.2 69.9 65.6 63.3 63 63.1 63.5 63.6 67.5 67.7
Max °F 75.1 75.3 74.3 74.7 69.4 66.9 66.9 66.1 66.1 67.8 70.4 72.3

7 day tide forecast for Wollongong

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • High 3:22am
    (1.38m)
  • Low 9:30am
    (0.49m)
  • High 3:35pm
    (1.34m)
  • Low 9:54pm
    (0.38m)
  • High 4:26am
    (1.44m)
  • Low 10:50am
    (0.48m)
  • High 4:48pm
    (1.25m)
  • Low 10:52pm
    (0.43m)
  • High 5:30am
    (1.52m)
  • Low 12:08pm
    (0.43m)
  • High 6:02pm
    (1.20m)
  • Low 11:49pm
    (0.45m)
  • High 6:28am
    (1.60m)
  • Low 1:14pm
    (0.37m)
  • High 7:07pm
    (1.18m)
  • Low 12:43am
    (0.46m)
  • High 7:21am
    (1.68m)
  • Low 2:10pm
    (0.31m)
  • High 8:04pm
    (1.18m)
  • Low 1:32am
    (0.46m)
  • High 8:08am
    (1.74m)
  • Low 2:58pm
    (0.26m)
  • High 8:52pm
    (1.20m)
  • Low 2:18am
    (0.45m)
  • High 8:51am
    (1.78m)
  • Low 3:40pm
    (0.23m)
  • High 9:34pm
    (1.21m)
7 day tide times for Wollongong

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Port Kembla, 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 January sea temperatures

  • Max: 24.8°C / 76.6°F
  • Avg: 22.9°C / 73.2°F
  • Min: 21°C / 69.8°F
Wollongong average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Wollongong (-34.424000, 150.893450)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Wollongong 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 Wollongong
City of Greater Wollongong, Vullongong, WOL, Wollongong, wo long gang, Вуллонгонг, 卧龙岗

Wollongong average sea temperature chart