Riverton Water Temperature

(Today) 2022

13.8°C / 56.9°F

Current weather

18°C / 64°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy

Wind

16 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 water temp

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.

Riverton average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Riverton
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 12.5 13.9 13.5 12.8 11.7 10.8 10.3 10 10.3 11 10.9 12.3
Max °C 16.3 16.6 16.2 14.6 13.8 12.6 12 11.6 12.1 12.3 13.7 15.3
Min °F 56 58.1 57.3 55.8 53.9 52.2 51.2 50.6 51.3 52.3 52.7 55.3
Max °F 59.8 60.8 60 57.6 56 54 52.9 52.2 53.1 53.6 55.5 58.3

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 59.4°F / 15.2°C. The coldest month is August with an average water temperature of 51.4°F / 10.8°C.


7 day tide forecast for Riverton

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • High 1:21am
    (2.4m)
  • Low 7:39am
    (0.62m)
  • High 1:40pm
    (2.36m)
  • Low 7:57pm
    (0.56m)
  • High 2:04am
    (2.39m)
  • Low 8:22am
    (0.66m)
  • High 2:21pm
    (2.35m)
  • Low 8:39pm
    (0.58m)
  • High 2:46am
    (2.36m)
  • Low 9:03am
    (0.69m)
  • High 3:00pm
    (2.31m)
  • Low 9:20pm
    (0.6m)
  • High 3:27am
    (2.32m)
  • Low 9:42am
    (0.72m)
  • High 3:38pm
    (2.25m)
  • Low 10:00pm
    (0.63m)
  • High 4:07am
    (2.26m)
  • Low 10:22am
    (0.74m)
  • High 4:16pm
    (2.19m)
  • Low 10:40pm
    (0.66m)
  • High 4:46am
    (2.2m)
  • Low 11:01am
    (0.77m)
  • High 4:56pm
    (2.12m)
  • Low 11:21pm
    (0.69m)
  • High 5:25am
    (2.14m)
  • Low 11:42am
    (0.8m)
  • High 5:38pm
    (2.06m)
7 day tide times for Riverton

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