Sea Temperature

Rankin Inlet Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

-1.7°C / 29°F

Current weather

-20°C / -5°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

3 mph

Humidity

70%


The measurements for the water temperature in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut 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 Rankin Inlet water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

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

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • High 01:21am
    (3.11m)
  • Low 07:24am
    (1.52m)
  • High 01:43pm
    (3.40m)
  • Low 08:11pm
    (1.33m)
  • High 02:24am
    (3.24m)
  • Low 08:29am
    (1.42m)
  • High 02:40pm
    (3.52m)
  • Low 09:07pm
    (1.11m)
  • High 03:20am
    (3.44m)
  • Low 09:26am
    (1.24m)
  • High 03:32pm
    (3.69m)
  • Low 09:57pm
    (0.86m)
  • High 04:10am
    (3.67m)
  • Low 10:16am
    (1.03m)
  • High 04:20pm
    (3.88m)
  • Low 10:43pm
    (0.62m)
  • High 04:57am
    (3.90m)
  • Low 11:03am
    (0.82m)
  • High 05:06pm
    (4.05m)
  • Low 11:26pm
    (0.40m)
  • High 05:42am
    (4.10m)
  • Low 11:48am
    (0.64m)
  • High 05:52pm
    (4.18m)
  • Low 12:10am
    (0.24m)
  • High 06:27am
    (4.26m)
  • Low 12:33pm
    (0.52m)
  • High 06:37pm
    (4.25m)

*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: -1.5°C / 29.3°F
  • Avg: -1.6°C / 29.1°F
  • Min: -1.7°C / 28.9°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