Sea Temperature

Río Gallegos Sea Temperature

(Today) Apr 2020

10.8°C / 51.4°F

Current weather

11°C / 52°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy

6 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Río Gallegos, Santa Cruz 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 Río Gallegos water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Río Gallegos
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 9.9 10.2 9 8.3 7.1 5.3 4.6 4.3 4.7 5.1 6.7 7.7
Max °C 12 12.9 12.2 10.2 8.7 8 6.6 6 6 7.5 9.7 11.5
Min °F 50.6 51.4 49.5 47.7 45.4 42.6 41.1 40.4 40.9 42.1 45.3 47.4
Max °F 52.7 54.1 52.7 49.6 47 45.3 43.1 42.1 42.2 44.5 48.3 51.2

7 day tide forecast for Río Gallegos

  • High 3:58am
  • Low 10:51am
  • High 4:50pm
  • Low 11:24pm
  • High 5:14am
  • Low 12:04pm
  • High 6:13pm
  • Low 12:41am
  • High 6:37am
  • Low 1:20pm
  • High 7:28pm
  • Low 1:56am
  • High 7:49am
  • Low 2:30pm
  • High 8:29pm
  • Low 3:01am
  • High 8:48am
  • Low 3:29pm
  • High 9:22pm
  • Low 3:57am
  • High 9:41am
  • Low 4:23pm
  • High 10:10pm
  • Low 4:48am
  • High 10:31am
  • Low 5:13pm
  • High 10:56pm
7 day tide times for Río Gallegos

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Puerto Gallegos, 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 April sea temperatures

  • Max: 10.2°C / 50.3°F
  • Avg: 9.2°C / 48.6°F
  • Min: 8.3°C / 46.9°F
Río Gallegos average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Río Gallegos (-51.622610, -69.218130)


Whilst sea temperatures for Río Gallegos 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 Río Gallegos
Gallegos, Puerto Gallegos, Puerto Rio Gallegos, Puerto Río Gallegos, Rio Galjegosas, Rio Gallegos, Río Gallegos, li ao jia ye ge si, 里奥加耶戈斯

Río Gallegos average sea temperature chart