Sea Temperature

Patea Sea Temperature

(Today) May 2018

16.1°C / 61°F

Current weather

(few clouds)
15°C / 59°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

17 mph

Humidity

84%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Patea
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 15.7 17.4 17.8 16.2 14.6 13.7 12.7 12.3 12.5 12.5 13.5 14.4
Max °C 20.6 20.3 19.6 19.1 17.5 15.6 14.5 14 14.6 15.3 15.8 19
Min °F 62.2 64.4 64.8 62.3 59.4 57.4 55.6 54.8 55.3 55.6 57.2 59.8
Max °F 67.1 67.3 66.6 65.2 62.3 59.3 57.4 56.5 57.4 58.4 59.5 64.4

7 day tide forecast for Patea

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  • High 01:47am
    (2.31m)
  • Low 08:11am
    (0.40m)
  • High 02:23pm
    (2.15m)
  • Low 08:33pm
    (0.47m)
  • High 02:55am
    (2.21m)
  • Low 09:16am
    (0.48m)
  • High 03:31pm
    (2.07m)
  • Low 09:41pm
    (0.55m)
  • High 04:05am
    (2.14m)
  • Low 10:23am
    (0.51m)
  • High 04:40pm
    (2.04m)
  • Low 10:53pm
    (0.57m)
  • High 05:15am
    (2.13m)
  • Low 11:33am
    (0.49m)
  • High 05:48pm
    (2.06m)
  • Low 12:03am
    (0.52m)
  • High 06:18am
    (2.16m)
  • Low 12:36pm
    (0.42m)
  • High 06:51pm
    (2.12m)
  • Low 01:04am
    (0.44m)
  • High 07:13am
    (2.20m)
  • Low 01:29pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 07:43pm
    (2.21m)
  • Low 01:54am
    (0.35m)
  • High 08:01am
    (2.25m)
  • Low 02:15pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 08:27pm
    (2.29m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Patea, 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 May sea temperatures

  • Max: 17.5°C / 63.4°F
  • Avg: 16°C / 60.8°F
  • Min: 14.6°C / 58.2°F
Patea average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Patea (-39.758330, 174.483330)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Patea 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 Patea

Patea average sea temperature chart