Sea Temperature

Upernavik Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2018

-1.7°C / 29°F

Current weather

(scattered clouds)
-15°C / 6°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

7 mph

Humidity

100%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Upernavik
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C -2.1 -1.9 -1.9 -1.9 -2.3 -2.7 -1.6 3.2 2.3 -1.3 -2.3 -2.3
Max °C -1.2 -1.5 -1.8 -1.8 -1.1 1.1 6.6 7.1 5.4 3.7 0.7 0
Min °F 28.7 28.7 28.8 28.8 28.3 28.8 32.4 39.3 37.3 31.8 29.2 28.9
Max °F 29.6 29.1 28.9 28.9 29.5 32.5 40.6 43.2 40.4 36.7 32.1 31.2

7 day tide forecast for Upernavik

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • Low 03:45am
    (0.08m)
  • High 10:19am
    (1.83m)
  • Low 04:40pm
    (0.40m)
  • High 10:05pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 04:18am
    (0.09m)
  • High 10:51am
    (1.80m)
  • Low 05:12pm
    (0.39m)
  • High 10:41pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 04:54am
    (0.12m)
  • High 11:24am
    (1.75m)
  • Low 05:46pm
    (0.38m)
  • High 11:20pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 05:32am
    (0.17m)
  • High 11:58am
    (1.68m)
  • Low 06:22pm
    (0.37m)
  • High 12:03am
    (1.42m)
  • Low 06:15am
    (0.25m)
  • High 12:35pm
    (1.60m)
  • Low 07:04pm
    (0.35m)
  • High 12:53am
    (1.40m)
  • Low 07:06am
    (0.34m)
  • High 01:17pm
    (1.51m)
  • Low 07:50pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 01:53am
    (1.40m)
  • Low 08:07am
    (0.43m)
  • High 02:06pm
    (1.42m)
  • Low 08:44pm
    (0.30m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Godhavn, Disko Island) 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: -2.1°C / 28.3°F
  • Avg: -1.6°C / 29.1°F
  • Min: -1.2°C / 29.9°F
Upernavik average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Upernavik (72.786840, -56.154850)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Upernavik 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 Upernavik
JUV, Summer Place, Upernavik, Upernivik

Upernavik average sea temperature chart