Sea Temperature

Riverton Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2020

14.4°C / 58.0°F

Current weather

21°C / 70°F
(broken clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

10 mph

Humidity

58%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Riverton
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 12.3 13.7 13.4 12.6 11.3 10.6 10 9.8 10 10.7 10.8 12.3
Max °C 16.3 16.4 16 14.5 13.7 12.4 11.7 11.4 12 12.1 13.6 15.3
Min °F 55.7 57.7 57.2 55.4 53.3 51.8 50.6 50.3 50.8 51.8 52.6 55.3
Max °F 59.7 60.4 59.8 57.3 55.7 53.6 52.3 51.9 52.8 53.2 55.4 58.3

7 day tide forecast for Riverton

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • High 3:14am
    (2.38m)
  • Low 9:27am
    (0.51m)
  • High 3:26pm
    (2.33m)
  • Low 9:48pm
    (0.42m)
  • High 3:52am
    (2.35m)
  • Low 10:06am
    (0.53m)
  • High 4:04pm
    (2.29m)
  • Low 10:27pm
    (0.47m)
  • High 4:29am
    (2.30m)
  • Low 10:45am
    (0.58m)
  • High 4:42pm
    (2.24m)
  • Low 11:07pm
    (0.53m)
  • High 5:05am
    (2.25m)
  • Low 11:23am
    (0.64m)
  • High 5:20pm
    (2.19m)
  • Low 11:46pm
    (0.61m)
  • High 5:42am
    (2.19m)
  • Low 12:02pm
    (0.71m)
  • High 6:00pm
    (2.14m)
  • Low 12:27am
    (0.69m)
  • High 6:22am
    (2.13m)
  • Low 12:44pm
    (0.77m)
  • High 6:44pm
    (2.10m)
  • Low 1:11am
    (0.77m)
  • High 7:08am
    (2.08m)
  • Low 1:31pm
    (0.83m)
  • High 7:36pm
    (2.06m)
7 day tide times for Riverton

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

  • Max: 16.3°C / 61.3°F
  • Avg: 14.3°C / 57.7°F
  • Min: 12.3°C / 54.1°F
Riverton average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Riverton (-46.350000, 168.016670)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Riverton 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 Riverton

Riverton average sea temperature chart