Sea Temperature

Abu Dhabi Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

26.1°C / 79°F

Current weather

26°C / 79°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

10 mph



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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Abu Dhabi
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 19.9 19.4 20.6 22.4 27 30.6 30.8 32.5 32.4 30.1 25.7 22.1
Max °C 24.6 21.9 24.2 27.7 31.2 32.7 34.6 35.1 34.5 33 30.9 27.2
Min °F 69.7 67.9 70.5 74.4 82.3 87.9 89 91.5 91.1 87.3 80.3 73.8
Max °F 74.4 70.4 74.1 79.7 86.5 90 92.8 94.1 93.2 90.2 85.5 78.9

7 day tide forecast for Abu Dhabi

  • High 05:08am
  • Low 09:20am
  • High 03:40pm
  • Low 11:07pm
  • High 05:48am
  • Low 10:01am
  • High 04:18pm
  • Low 11:44pm
  • High 06:31am
  • Low 10:53am
  • High 04:59pm
  • Low 12:22am
  • High 07:18am
  • Low 12:06pm
  • High 05:48pm
  • Low 01:01am
  • High 08:06am
  • Low 01:44pm
  • High 06:55pm
  • Low 01:42am
  • High 08:54am
  • Low 03:30pm
  • High 08:30pm
  • Low 02:27am
  • High 09:40am
  • Low 04:50pm
  • High 10:13pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Mina Zayed, U.A.E.) 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: 27.2°C / 80.9°F
  • Avg: 24.6°C / 76.3°F
  • Min: 22.1°C / 71.7°F
Abu Dhabi average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Abu Dhabi (24.466670, 54.366670)


Whilst sea temperatures for Abu Dhabi 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 Abu Dhabi
AEbu Saby, AUH, Abu Dabi, Abu Dabis, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi emiraat, Abu Zabi, Abu Zaby, Abu Zabye, Abu Zabyo, Abu Ḑabi, Abu-Dabi, Abu-Dabio, Abud Dhabi, Abú Dabí, Abú Dhabí, Abú Zabí, Abū Z̧aby, Abū Z̧abye, Abū Z̧abyo, Abū Z̧abī, Ampou Ntampi, Emirato de Abu Dabi, a bu zha bi, abudabi, abwzby, Äbu Saby, Αμπου Νταμπι, Αμπού Ντάμπι, Абу Даби, Абу-Даби, Абу-Дабі, אבו דאבי, أبوظبي, アブダビ, 阿布扎比, 아부다비

Abu Dhabi average sea temperature chart