Sea Temperature

Whakatane Sea Temperature

(Today) Oct 2017

16.1°C / 61°F

Current weather

(broken clouds)
13°C / 56°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

12 mph

Humidity

100%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Whakatane, Bay of Plenty 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.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly water temperatures over several years.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Whakatane
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 17.8 19.1 20 18.3 17.2 15.8 14.8 14.4 14.1 14.6 15 16.8
Max °C 22.2 23.3 22.1 20.9 19.1 17.7 16.5 15.7 16.1 16.9 18.8 20.2
Min °F 65.8 68.1 68.8 66 63.7 61.2 59.3 58.4 58.2 59.2 60.5 63.6
Max °F 70.2 72.3 70.9 68.6 65.6 63.1 61 59.7 60.2 61.5 64.3 67

7 day tide forecast for Whakatane

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 03:22am
    (0.21m)
  • High 09:21am
    (1.82m)
  • Low 03:42pm
    (0.30m)
  • High 09:35pm
    (1.76m)
  • Low 04:03am
    (0.23m)
  • High 10:02am
    (1.81m)
  • Low 04:24pm
    (0.32m)
  • High 10:17pm
    (1.74m)
  • Low 04:42am
    (0.27m)
  • High 10:43am
    (1.79m)
  • Low 05:05pm
    (0.36m)
  • High 10:58pm
    (1.71m)
  • Low 05:21am
    (0.32m)
  • High 11:25am
    (1.76m)
  • Low 05:46pm
    (0.41m)
  • High 11:38pm
    (1.68m)
  • Low 06:00am
    (0.38m)
  • High 12:08pm
    (1.73m)
  • Low 06:30pm
    (0.46m)
  • High 12:19am
    (1.65m)
  • Low 06:41am
    (0.44m)
  • High 12:54pm
    (1.71m)
  • Low 07:17pm
    (0.51m)
  • High 01:02am
    (1.62m)
  • Low 07:25am
    (0.49m)
  • High 01:41pm
    (1.69m)
  • Low 08:06pm
    (0.54m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Whakatane, 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 October sea temperatures

  • Max: 14.6°C / 58.2°F
  • Avg: 15.7°C / 60.3°F
  • Min: 16.9°C / 62.3°F
Whakatane average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Whakatane (-37.958550, 176.985450)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Whakatane 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 Whakatane
WHK

Whakatane average sea temperature chart