West Island Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

28.8°C / 83.8°F

The water will feel hot. Water temperature similar to a heated indoor swimming pool.

Current weather

29°C / 84°F
(clear sky)
Partly cloudy
Wind
18 mph
Humidity
74%

The measurements for the water temperature in West Island 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.

*Live data may vary from satellite readings for a number of reasons. These include local factors, depth of smapling and time of day.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly West Island water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

West Island average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in West Island
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 26.7 27.9 28.5 27.1 27.1 27 26.2 25.4 25.7 25.4 26 26.3
Max °C 29.3 29.6 29.9 29.9 29.4 28.9 28.3 28.2 27.8 27.7 27.6 28.2
Min °F 81.1 82.9 83.9 81.9 81.7 81.3 80 78.8 79.1 78.6 79.4 80.1
Max °F 83.7 84.6 85.3 84.7 84 83.2 82.1 81.6 81.2 80.9 81 82

The warmest water temperature is in March with an average around 84.6°F / 29.2°C. The coldest month is October with an average water temperature of 79.7°F / 26.5°C.


7 day tide forecast for West Island

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • High 12:06am
    (0.94m)
  • Low 6:53am
    (0.5m)
  • High 11:57am
    (0.7m)
  • Low 6:01pm
    (0.4m)
  • High 1:14am
    (1m)
  • Low 8:19am
    (0.48m)
  • High 1:18pm
    (0.65m)
  • Low 6:58pm
    (0.4m)
  • High 2:20am
    (1.06m)
  • Low 9:33am
    (0.43m)
  • High 2:44pm
    (0.64m)
  • Low 7:59pm
    (0.39m)
  • High 3:20am
    (1.12m)
  • Low 10:31am
    (0.37m)
  • High 3:53pm
    (0.65m)
  • Low 8:59pm
    (0.37m)
  • High 4:13am
    (1.18m)
  • Low 11:19am
    (0.32m)
  • High 4:48pm
    (0.68m)
  • Low 9:57pm
    (0.34m)
  • High 5:01am
    (1.22m)
  • Low 12:01pm
    (0.28m)
  • High 5:35pm
    (0.73m)
  • Low 10:51pm
    (0.31m)
  • High 5:46am
    (1.25m)
  • Low 12:40pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 6:18pm
    (0.78m)
  • Low 11:42pm
    (0.29m)
7 day tide times for West Island

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Port Refuge, Cocos Islands) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.