Sea Temperature

Wollongong Sea Temperature

(Today) May 2018

19.4°C / 67°F

Current weather

(clear sky)
22°C / 72°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

13 mph

Humidity

35%


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 21.3 22.3 21.3 20.3 18 17.1 16.9 17.2 17 17 19.1 19.3
Max °C 25 25.1 24.9 24.9 22.3 20.5 20.7 19.9 19.7 21.1 22.2 23.6
Min °F 71.8 73.3 71.8 70.4 66.1 64.1 63.9 64 63.6 64.2 67.6 68.4
Max °F 75.5 76.1 75.4 75 70.4 67.5 67.7 66.7 66.3 68.3 70.7 72.7

7 day tide forecast for Wollongong

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • High 01:31am
    (1.68m)
  • Low 08:26am
    (0.34m)
  • High 02:48pm
    (1.33m)
  • Low 08:22pm
    (0.67m)
  • High 02:39am
    (1.61m)
  • Low 09:28am
    (0.36m)
  • High 03:52pm
    (1.39m)
  • Low 09:37pm
    (0.64m)
  • High 03:46am
    (1.56m)
  • Low 10:24am
    (0.37m)
  • High 04:49pm
    (1.47m)
  • Low 10:47pm
    (0.58m)
  • High 04:50am
    (1.52m)
  • Low 11:13am
    (0.38m)
  • High 05:38pm
    (1.56m)
  • Low 11:47pm
    (0.51m)
  • High 05:46am
    (1.48m)
  • Low 11:57am
    (0.40m)
  • High 06:21pm
    (1.64m)
  • Low 12:40am
    (0.45m)
  • High 06:37am
    (1.44m)
  • Low 12:36pm
    (0.41m)
  • High 07:02pm
    (1.70m)
  • Low 01:27am
    (0.40m)
  • High 07:23am
    (1.41m)
  • Low 01:13pm
    (0.43m)
  • High 07:40pm
    (1.76m)

*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 May sea temperatures

  • Max: 22.3°C / 72.1°F
  • Avg: 20.1°C / 68.2°F
  • Min: 18°C / 64.3°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