Riverton Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2017

13.3°C / 56°F

Current weather

(scattered clouds)
6°C / 43°F

Partly cloudy

5 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Riverton, Southland are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

7 day tide forecast for Riverton

  • Low 04:59am
  • High 11:07am
  • Low 05:27pm
  • High 11:34pm
  • Low 05:51am
  • High 11:54am
  • Low 06:14pm
  • High 12:19am
  • Low 06:38am
  • High 12:38pm
  • Low 06:57pm
  • High 01:02am
  • Low 07:19am
  • High 01:19pm
  • Low 07:38pm
  • High 01:43am
  • Low 07:58am
  • High 01:58pm
  • Low 08:17pm
  • High 02:23am
  • Low 08:37am
  • High 02:36pm
  • Low 08:57pm
  • High 03:02am
  • Low 09:16am
  • High 03:16pm
  • Low 09:38pm

*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 / 61.4°F
  • Avg: 14.3°C / 57.8°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 (-46.35, 168.01667)


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