Sea Temperature

Stromness Sea Temperature

(Today) Oct 2017

12.2°C / 54°F

Current weather

(shower rain)
12°C / 54°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

7 mph

Humidity

100%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Stromness, Scotland 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 Stromness
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 6.9 6.6 6.5 7.1 8.2 9.6 11.4 12 12 11.2 10.2 8.1
Max °C 9.2 8.7 8.2 9 10.4 12.6 14.2 14.4 13.8 13.2 12.1 10.5
Min °F 45.3 44.7 44.3 45.5 47.6 50.5 53.6 54.6 54.3 53 51.1 47.5
Max °F 47.6 46.8 46 47.4 49.8 53.5 56.4 57 56.1 55 53 49.9

7 day tide forecast for Stromness

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • High 12:08am
    (3.60m)
  • Low 06:06am
    (0.63m)
  • High 12:29pm
    (3.50m)
  • Low 06:17pm
    (0.84m)
  • High 12:45am
    (3.57m)
  • Low 06:38am
    (0.67m)
  • High 01:03pm
    (3.49m)
  • Low 06:50pm
    (0.83m)
  • High 01:20am
    (3.49m)
  • Low 07:10am
    (0.76m)
  • High 01:35pm
    (3.44m)
  • Low 07:23pm
    (0.88m)
  • High 01:54am
    (3.37m)
  • Low 07:41am
    (0.89m)
  • High 02:07pm
    (3.36m)
  • Low 07:56pm
    (0.97m)
  • High 02:29am
    (3.22m)
  • Low 08:13am
    (1.05m)
  • High 02:39pm
    (3.25m)
  • Low 08:31pm
    (1.09m)
  • High 03:05am
    (3.05m)
  • Low 08:46am
    (1.23m)
  • High 03:14pm
    (3.13m)
  • Low 09:10pm
    (1.24m)
  • High 03:47am
    (2.87m)
  • Low 09:25am
    (1.41m)
  • High 03:57pm
    (2.99m)
  • Low 09:58pm
    (1.39m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Wick, Scotland) 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: 11.2°C / 52.2°F
  • Avg: 12.2°C / 54°F
  • Min: 13.2°C / 55.8°F
Stromness average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Stromness (58.964980, -3.296010)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Stromness 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 Stromness
Hamnavoe, Straumnes, Stromnes, Strømnes

Stromness average sea temperature chart