Sea Temperature

Mar del Plata Sea Temperature

(Today) Aug 2018

10°C / 50°F

Current weather

12°C / 54°F
(broken clouds)

Partly cloudy

18 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires 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 Mar del Plata water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Mar del Plata
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 19.3 18.9 17.9 15.6 13.2 11 9.6 9.3 8.8 10.7 12.4 14.6
Max °C 22.1 22.1 21.9 19.4 16.5 14.2 12.2 11.6 12 13.9 17.1 20.1
Min °F 67.9 67.3 65.8 61.6 57 53.1 50.3 49.6 49.1 52.5 56.2 60.4
Max °F 70.7 70.5 69.8 65.4 60.3 56.3 52.9 51.9 52.3 55.7 60.9 65.9

7 day tide forecast for Mar del Plata

  • Low 04:28am
  • High 09:26am
  • Low 03:56pm
  • High 09:34pm
  • Low 05:16am
  • High 10:18am
  • Low 04:50pm
  • High 10:28pm
  • Low 06:03am
  • High 11:10am
  • Low 05:46pm
  • High 11:24pm
  • Low 06:48am
  • High 12:04pm
  • Low 06:45pm
  • High 12:23am
  • Low 07:31am
  • High 01:00pm
  • Low 07:47pm
  • High 01:26am
  • Low 08:13am
  • High 01:57pm
  • Low 08:54pm
  • High 02:33am
  • Low 08:54am
  • High 02:55pm
  • Low 10:08pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Mar del Plata, Argentina) 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 August sea temperatures

  • Max: 11.6°C / 52.8°F
  • Avg: 10.4°C / 50.7°F
  • Min: 9.3°C / 48.7°F
Mar del Plata average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Mar del Plata are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Mar del Plata (-38.002280, -57.557540)


Whilst sea temperatures for Mar del Plata 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 Mar del Plata
Mar de Plata, Mar del Plata, Mar-del'-Plata, Мар дел Плата, Мар-дель-Плата, マル・デル・プラタ

Mar del Plata average sea temperature chart