Puerto Angostura Sea Temperature

Looking to find out what the sea water temperature in Puerto Angostura is for today and the next few days? Below are data and charts that will give you information about sea temperatures in Puerto Angostura and nearby locations.

Water temperature in Puerto Angostura right now

Below is the current sea temperature for Puerto Angostura, Argentina on 21st April 2024.

12.86° C

(55.14° F)

  • yesterday: 12.58° C (54.64° F)
  • a week ago: 13.8° C (56.84° F)

Water at this temperature is cold and will feel very cold initially, but the body will get used to it and longer swims are possible. Experienced swimmers can manage several hours of swimming, however hypothermia is still a very big risk.

The average sea temperature for Puerto Angostura on April 21st over the last 10 years is 12.76° C (54.97° F), with a low temperature of 11.16° C (52.09° F) and a high of 14.53° C (58.15° F).

Analysis and forecast for Puerto Angostura water temperatures

The water temperature in Puerto Angostura today is higher than the average temperature of 12.76° C (54.97° F) and the temperature on this day last year, 21st April 2023, was 12.79° C (55.02° F).

The chart and table below shows the change in water temperature in Puerto Angostura over the last 30 days:

Date Temperature (Celsius) Temperature (Fahrenheit)
April 21 12.86° C 55.14° F
April 20 12.58° C 54.64° F
April 19 13.67° C 56.61° F
April 18 13.94° C 57.09° F
April 17 14.49° C 58.08° F
April 16 13.95° C 57.11° F
April 15 13.98° C 57.16° F
April 14 13.8° C 56.84° F
April 13 13.07° C 55.53° F
April 12 13.03° C 55.45° F
April 11 12.76° C 54.97° F
April 10 12.73° C 54.91° F
April 9 12.83° C 55.09° F
April 8 13.02° C 55.44° F
April 7 12.99° C 55.38° F
April 6 12.69° C 54.84° F
April 5 13.2° C 55.76° F
April 4 13.25° C 55.85° F
April 3 13.46° C 56.23° F
April 2 13.98° C 57.16° F
April 1 14.14° C 57.45° F
March 31 14.06° C 57.31° F
March 30 14.37° C 57.87° F
March 29 14.43° C 57.97° F
March 28 14.27° C 57.69° F
March 27 13.86° C 56.95° F
March 26 13.47° C 56.25° F
March 25 13.06° C 55.51° F
March 24 13° C 55.4° F
March 23 12.81° C 55.06° F
March 22 12.96° C 55.33° F

The actual nearshore temperatures may vary by several degrees and this can also be heavily affected by weather. Strong winds can cause cold, deep waters to replace the surface waters that had been warmed by the sun, and heavy rain can also reduce the temperature of the sea surface temperature as well.

Water temperature in Puerto Angostura by month

The chart below shows the monthly average water temperature in Puerto Angostura.

For more detailed information on how the sea temperature in Puerto Angostura changes for each month of the year, choose from the months below.

Puerto Angostura map and nearby water temperatures

Locations near Puerto Angostura

The highest temperature in Argentina today is 23.9° C (75.02° F) in Puerto Iguazu. The lowest is in Argentino Lake, where the temperature of the water is 7.67° C (45.8° F).

Why measure sea surface temperatures (SST) in Puerto Angostura?

The ocean covers about 71% of the Earth's surface, and scientists record the sea surface temperature (SST) of locations such as Puerto Angostura because they want to understand and learn how the ocean communicates with the atomosphere of Earth.

SST is one measure that provides information on the global climate, and it can be used to predict the weather in Puerto Angostura as well as atmospheric model simulations and to study marine ecosystems in the area.

Data source and citation

Raw data for the calculations made to find the sea surface temperature in Puerto Angostura comes from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and their 1/4° daily Optimum Interpolation Sea Surface Temperature.

The water temperature data is constructed by combining observations from different platforms (satellites, ships, buoys, and Argo floats) on a regular global grid. A spatially complete sea surface temperature map is then built by interpolating to fill in gaps in the data.

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