Sea Temperature

Gjoa Haven Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2017

-1.7°C / 29°F

Current weather

(light snow)
-28°C / -18°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

9 mph

Humidity

75%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut 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 Gjoa Haven
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C -1.6 -1.4 -1.3 -1.3 -1.4 -1.4 -1.9 -0.7 -0.5 -1.8 -1.9 -1.8
Max °C -0.9 -1 -0.9 -0.9 -0.8 -0.5 0.5 1.7 2.1 0 -1.4 -1.6
Min °F 29.5 29.6 29.8 29.8 29.7 30 29.6 31.8 32.1 29.5 28.9 28.8
Max °F 30.2 30 30.2 30.2 30.3 30.9 31.9 34.1 34.7 31.3 29.4 29

7 day tide forecast for Gjoa Haven

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • Low 01:43am
    (0.30m)
  • High 07:22am
    (0.64m)
  • Low 01:19pm
    (0.27m)
  • High 07:49pm
    (0.78m)
  • Low 02:33am
    (0.23m)
  • High 08:20am
    (0.67m)
  • Low 02:04pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 08:29pm
    (0.81m)
  • Low 03:16am
    (0.18m)
  • High 09:09am
    (0.70m)
  • Low 02:44pm
    (0.30m)
  • High 09:07pm
    (0.84m)
  • Low 03:55am
    (0.14m)
  • High 09:54am
    (0.72m)
  • Low 03:22pm
    (0.31m)
  • High 09:43pm
    (0.86m)
  • Low 04:31am
    (0.11m)
  • High 10:36am
    (0.73m)
  • Low 03:59pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 10:16pm
    (0.87m)
  • Low 05:05am
    (0.09m)
  • High 11:15am
    (0.73m)
  • Low 04:34pm
    (0.34m)
  • High 10:48pm
    (0.87m)
  • Low 05:38am
    (0.08m)
  • High 11:52am
    (0.73m)
  • Low 05:08pm
    (0.35m)
  • High 11:18pm
    (0.87m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Tasmania Island, Nunavut) 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: -1.8°C / 28.8°F
  • Avg: -1.7°C / 28.9°F
  • Min: -1.6°C / 29.1°F
Gjoa Haven average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Gjoa Haven (68.626020, -95.878360)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Gjoa Haven 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 Gjoa Haven
Uqsuqtuuq, YHK

Gjoa Haven average sea temperature chart