Sea Temperature

Punta Arenas Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2017

8.9°C / 48°F

Current weather

(overcast clouds)
4°C / 39°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

8 mph

Humidity

86%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Punta Arenas, Magallanes 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 Punta Arenas
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 8.8 9.2 8.7 8 7 5.5 5.1 5.1 5.4 5.6 6.8 7.7
Max °C 10.7 11.3 10.9 9.9 8.7 8 6.5 6.4 6.4 7.7 9 10
Min °F 48.6 49.4 48.5 47.1 45.2 42.9 41.7 41.7 42.1 42.9 45.1 46.7
Max °F 50.5 51.5 50.7 49 46.9 45.4 43.1 43 43.1 45 47.3 49

7 day tide forecast for Punta Arenas

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • High 12:41am
    (1.81m)
  • Low 06:46am
    (1.08m)
  • High 11:33am
    (1.46m)
  • Low 06:11pm
    (0.41m)
  • High 01:25am
    (1.95m)
  • Low 07:38am
    (1.02m)
  • High 12:22pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 06:50pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 02:02am
    (2.07m)
  • Low 08:19am
    (0.96m)
  • High 01:06pm
    (1.46m)
  • Low 07:27pm
    (0.27m)
  • High 02:35am
    (2.15m)
  • Low 08:55am
    (0.90m)
  • High 01:45pm
    (1.48m)
  • Low 08:02pm
    (0.22m)
  • High 03:07am
    (2.21m)
  • Low 09:28am
    (0.86m)
  • High 02:22pm
    (1.50m)
  • Low 08:36pm
    (0.20m)
  • High 03:39am
    (2.24m)
  • Low 10:00am
    (0.83m)
  • High 02:58pm
    (1.51m)
  • Low 09:09pm
    (0.21m)
  • High 04:10am
    (2.25m)
  • Low 10:33am
    (0.80m)
  • High 03:34pm
    (1.51m)
  • Low 09:43pm
    (0.25m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Punta Arenas, Chile) 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: 7.7°C / 45.8°F
  • Avg: 8.8°C / 47.8°F
  • Min: 10°C / 49.9°F
Punta Arenas average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Punta Arenas (-53.150000, -70.916670)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Punta Arenas 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 Punta Arenas
Magallanes, PUQ, Punta Arehnas, Punta Arenas, Punta Arenasas, peng ta a lei na si, puntaarenasu, Пунта Аренас, Пунта Арэнас, プンタアレナス, 蓬塔阿雷纳斯

Punta Arenas average sea temperature chart