Sea Temperature

Gothenburg Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2017

6.1°C / 43°F

Current weather

(light snow)
-3°C / 27°F

Partly cloudy

2 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Gothenburg, Västra Götaland 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 Gothenburg
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C -0.8 -0.3 0.3 3.6 8.3 12.9 15.3 16.3 13.6 9 5.7 2.2
Max °C 7.2 6.1 5 9.8 14.1 18 20.5 20.7 18.6 15.3 12.4 9.4
Min °F 33.9 34.1 34.4 41 49.3 57.2 61.6 63.1 58.5 50.7 44.9 38.8
Max °F 41.8 40.4 39.1 47.2 55.1 62.3 66.8 67.5 63.5 57 51.6 46

7 day tide forecast for Gothenburg

  • High 04:00am
  • Low 09:41am
  • High 04:30pm
  • Low 10:13pm
  • High 04:45am
  • Low 10:22am
  • High 05:18pm
  • Low 10:49pm
  • High 05:31am
  • Low 11:02am
  • High 06:04pm
  • Low 11:23pm
  • High 06:17am
  • Low 11:41am
  • High 06:49pm
  • Low 11:58pm
  • High 07:04am
  • Low 12:20pm
  • High 07:33pm
  • Low 12:33am
  • High 07:53am
  • Low 01:00pm
  • High 08:18pm
  • Low 01:12am
  • High 08:41am
  • Low 01:42pm
  • High 09:03pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Horten, Norway) 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 December sea temperatures

  • Max: 2.2°C / 36°F
  • Avg: 5.8°C / 42.4°F
  • Min: 9.4°C / 48.9°F
Gothenburg average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Gothenburg (57.707160, 11.966790)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Gothenburg 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 Gothenburg
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Gothenburg average sea temperature chart