Sea Temperature

Nanaimo Sea Temperature

(Today) Oct 2018

11.1°C / 52°F

Current weather

14°C / 58°F
(few clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

6 mph

Humidity

55%


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 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.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Nanaimo
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 6.4 6.1 6.1 6.5 7.1 7.6 9.5 10.1 10.5 8.8 7.9 7
Max °C 8.1 8.1 8.6 8.7 10.1 11 11.7 12.8 12.4 11.8 10.2 8.8
Min °F 44.2 43.8 43.9 44.6 46 47 50 51.2 51.6 49 47.1 45.3
Max °F 45.9 45.8 46.4 46.8 49 50.4 52.2 53.9 53.5 52 49.4 47.1

7 day tide forecast for Nanaimo

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • High 02:01am
    (10.42m)
  • Low 08:28am
    (5.87m)
  • High 03:51pm
    (13.38m)
  • Low 10:17pm
    (8.39m)
  • High 03:14am
    (10.80m)
  • Low 09:22am
    (6.04m)
  • High 04:20pm
    (13.35m)
  • Low 10:41pm
    (7.51m)
  • High 04:12am
    (11.32m)
  • Low 10:10am
    (6.23m)
  • High 04:46pm
    (13.34m)
  • Low 11:07pm
    (6.55m)
  • High 05:02am
    (11.89m)
  • Low 10:52am
    (6.49m)
  • High 05:10pm
    (13.34m)
  • Low 11:35pm
    (5.56m)
  • High 05:48am
    (12.45m)
  • Low 11:32am
    (6.86m)
  • High 05:35pm
    (13.34m)
  • Low 12:05am
    (4.58m)
  • High 06:33am
    (12.99m)
  • Low 12:12pm
    (7.32m)
  • High 06:00pm
    (13.33m)
  • Low 12:38am
    (3.68m)
  • High 07:19am
    (13.48m)
  • Low 12:53pm
    (7.90m)
  • High 06:26pm
    (13.29m)

*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.

Average October sea temperatures

  • Max: 11.8°C / 53.2°F
  • Avg: 10.3°C / 50.5°F
  • Min: 8.8°C / 47.8°F
Nanaimo average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Nanaimo (49.166340, -123.936010)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Nanaimo 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 Nanaimo
Nanaimo, Nanajmo, YCD, na nai mo, nanaimo, nanaymw, brytysh klmbya, Нанаймо, نانایمو، بریتیش کلمبیا, نانایمو، بریتیش کلمبیا‌, ナナイモ, 纳奈莫

Nanaimo average sea temperature chart