Nanaimo Sea Temperature

(Today) 2021

6.5°C / 43.7°F

Current weather

3°C / 38°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

Wind

18 mph

Humidity

70%


The measurements for the water temperature in Nanaimo, British Columbia 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 water temp

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Nanaimo water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Nanaimo average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Nanaimo
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 6.2 5.9 5.9 6.3 6.9 7.4 9.3 9.9 10.3 8.7 7.6 6.8
Max °C 7.8 7.8 8.3 8.4 9.8 10.8 11.5 12.7 12.3 11.6 9.9 8.5
Min °F 43.8 43.3 43.6 44.1 45.5 46.7 49.6 50.9 51.3 48.8 46.6 44.9
Max °F 45.4 45.2 46 46.2 48.4 50.1 51.8 53.7 53.3 51.7 48.9 46.6

7 day tide forecast for Nanaimo

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • High 6:27am
    (14.80m)
  • Low 12:07pm
    (8.80m)
  • High 5:18pm
    (13.17m)
  • Low 11:59pm
    (2.96m)
  • High 6:54am
    (14.94m)
  • Low 12:46pm
    (7.78m)
  • High 6:15pm
    (13.29m)
  • Low 12:40am
    (3.87m)
  • High 7:22am
    (15.02m)
  • Low 1:28pm
    (6.69m)
  • High 7:14pm
    (13.26m)
  • Low 1:21am
    (5.18m)
  • High 7:49am
    (15.02m)
  • Low 2:13pm
    (5.65m)
  • High 8:18pm
    (13.10m)
  • Low 2:03am
    (6.78m)
  • High 8:18am
    (14.93m)
  • Low 3:01pm
    (4.78m)
  • High 9:28pm
    (12.88m)
  • Low 2:49am
    (8.48m)
  • High 8:49am
    (14.72m)
  • Low 3:54pm
    (4.15m)
  • High 10:50pm
    (12.73m)
  • Low 3:41am
    (10.07m)
  • High 9:22am
    (14.37m)
  • Low 4:52pm
    (3.77m)
7 day tide times for Nanaimo

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Nanaimo, British Columbia) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.