Sea Temperature

Dunedin Sea Temperature

(Today) Apr 2019

12.8°C / 55°F

Current weather

11°C / 51°F
(broken clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

1 mph

Humidity

95%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Dunedin
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 10.8 12.6 12.2 11 9.8 9 8.4 8.3 8.1 8.8 8.6 10.7
Max °C 15.4 15.1 14.2 12.8 12.1 10.8 10.1 10 10.4 11.1 12.5 14.5
Min °F 53.3 55.6 54.8 52.5 50.5 48.9 47.8 47.6 47.5 48.7 49 52.8
Max °F 57.9 58.1 56.8 54.3 52.8 50.7 49.5 49.3 49.8 51 52.9 56.6

7 day tide forecast for Dunedin

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
    • High 4:23am
      (2.14m)
    • Low 11:20am
      (-0.07m)
    • High 4:47pm
      (2.14m)
    • Low 11:50pm
      (-0.07m)
    • High 5:13am
      (2.06m)
    • Low 12:10pm
      (-0.02m)
    • High 5:39pm
      (2.07m)
    • Low 12:40am
      (-0.00m)
    • High 6:04am
      (1.96m)
    • Low 1:00pm
      (0.04m)
    • High 6:32pm
      (1.98m)
    • Low 1:31am
      (0.08m)
    • High 6:58am
      (1.85m)
    • Low 1:51pm
      (0.10m)
    • High 7:27pm
      (1.89m)
    • Low 2:21am
      (0.16m)
    • High 7:54am
      (1.76m)
    • Low 2:43pm
      (0.16m)
    • High 8:22pm
      (1.80m)
    • Low 3:13am
      (0.23m)
    • High 8:51am
      (1.69m)
    • Low 3:35pm
      (0.22m)
    • High 9:18pm
      (1.74m)

    *These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Dunedin, New Zealand) 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 April sea temperatures

    • Max: 12.8°C / 55°F
    • Avg: 11.9°C / 53.4°F
    • Min: 11°C / 51.8°F
    Dunedin average sea temperature chart

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

    Map showing location of Dunedin (-45.874160, 170.503610)

    Locations nearby

    Variations

    Whilst sea temperatures for Dunedin 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 Dunedin
    DUD, Dunedin, Dunidin, Otepoti, Taieri, dan ni ding, Ōtepoti, Дънидин, 但尼丁

    Dunedin average sea temperature chart