Water and sea temperature in Southern Governorate (22nd October 2020)
The ocean temperature for Southern Governorate is 31°C today
Average water/sea temperatures this week for Southern Governorate
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Southern Governorate?
The water temperature in Southern Governorate is hot. You might want to consider wearing a rash guard/rash vest if you are going to be exposed to the sun for long periods of time.
Please note: These are general guidelines based on today's average water temperature of 31°C in Southern Governorate. If there are strong winds, cold air temperatures, you are engaging in activities with less movement or you get cold easily, you may want to consider a thicker wetsuit. consider a thicker wetsuit.
Information about our water / sea temperature data for Southern Governorate
Our measurements for the water temperature in Southern Governorate, Bahrain are provided by the daily sea surface temperature (SST) satellite readings from NOAA.
Please be aware that our water temperatures are based on open water averages. Actual sea surface water temperatures close to the shore at Southern Governorate can vary by several degrees.
Weather patterns that can increase variation in water temperatures
Heavy rains, locations near river mouths and long periods of strong offshore winds can cause variations in ocean temperatures. Offshore winds cause the colder deep water to replace the surface water which has been warmed by the sun.
Whilst sea temperatures for Southern Governorate are as accurate as current data allows, there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions and variations in sea depth.