Sea Temperature

Rankin Inlet Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2017

-1.7°C / 29°F

Current weather

(few clouds)
-29°C / -20°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

8 mph

Humidity

75%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Rankin Inlet, 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 Rankin Inlet
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C -1.7 -1.7 -1.7 -1.7 -1.9 -3.2 -0.1 4.4 2.4 -0.6 -2.9 -1.7
Max °C -1.6 -1.6 -1.6 -1.5 -1.1 2.8 8.6 9.3 7.8 4.6 0.7 -1.5
Min °F 29.1 29.1 29.1 29 28.9 28.7 35.3 41.8 38.5 33.1 28.2 29
Max °F 29.2 29.2 29.2 29.2 29.7 34.6 44 46.7 43.9 38.2 31.8 29.2

7 day tide forecast for Rankin Inlet

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • High 04:27am
    (3.60m)
  • Low 10:21am
    (1.16m)
  • High 04:35pm
    (3.74m)
  • Low 10:45pm
    (0.82m)
  • High 05:09am
    (3.72m)
  • Low 11:02am
    (1.05m)
  • High 05:14pm
    (3.81m)
  • Low 11:22pm
    (0.70m)
  • High 05:47am
    (3.82m)
  • Low 11:40am
    (0.96m)
  • High 05:50pm
    (3.85m)
  • Low 11:58pm
    (0.62m)
  • High 06:21am
    (3.90m)
  • Low 12:16pm
    (0.89m)
  • High 06:25pm
    (3.87m)
  • Low 12:33am
    (0.57m)
  • High 06:55am
    (3.94m)
  • Low 12:52pm
    (0.86m)
  • High 06:58pm
    (3.86m)
  • Low 01:07am
    (0.57m)
  • High 07:28am
    (3.94m)
  • Low 01:28pm
    (0.88m)
  • High 07:31pm
    (3.81m)
  • Low 01:42am
    (0.62m)
  • High 08:01am
    (3.90m)
  • Low 02:04pm
    (0.92m)
  • High 08:06pm
    (3.73m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Rankin Inlet, 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: -1.7°C / 28.9°F
  • Avg: -1.6°C / 29.1°F
  • Min: -1.5°C / 29.3°F
Rankin Inlet average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Rankin Inlet (62.817320, -92.083240)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Rankin Inlet 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 Rankin Inlet
YRT

Rankin Inlet average sea temperature chart