All data are in degrees Fahrenheit


Water temperature in Iquique

Detailed information about the current water temperature in Iquique. The trend over the last two weeks, daily averages, and precise forecast of the water temperature changes. Gain a deeper understanding of seasonal dynamics with monthly statistical analyses covering recent years.
Sea temperature in Iquique now



July 21, 00:20











Day Length:

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Iquique in July







Sea water temperature in Iquique today

As of now, in Iquique, the water temperature is 60.9°F. Swimming in water of this temperature is generally concidered to be cool, and most people won't really enjoy it. Today's reading is 0.8°F lower than the average recorded on this particular day in recent years. The sea temperature remains approximately unchanged from yesterday. According to the forecast, we expect the temperature to stay about the same.

Recent sea temperature and forecast

The water temperature today is above average for the last two weeks, showing a small increase in temperature. It also aligns closely with the historical average temperature for this date, indicating a typical climate pattern. The maximum temperature recorded for this date was 64.1°F on 2023, while the historical minimum was 59.4°F on 2022.

The water temperature over the last two weeks displayed soome variability. While the two week average stayed close to the historical average, there were some days when the temperature was close to the minimum recorded over the past years. Over the next week, the forecast shows a steady trend, with temperatures staying close to the average of 60.9°F. Both minimum and maximum temperatures expected to be close to the average, offering a week of stable water conditions.

Daily water temperature in Iquique

Date Current Year

actual* / forecast**

last year 10 years average
Jul 7 60.9°F 63.6°F 61.7°F
Jul 8 61.1°F 63.5°F 61.6°F
Jul 9 61.2°F 63.3°F 61.6°F
Jul 10 61.2°F 63.1°F 61.5°F
Jul 11 61.2°F 65.9°F 61.8°F
Jul 12 59.5°F 65.6°F 61.6°F
Jul 13 59.4°F 65.3°F 61.4°F
Jul 14 59.8°F 65.0°F 61.6°F
Jul 15 59.7°F 64.8°F 61.5°F
Jul 16 60.0°F 64.7°F 61.7°F
Jul 17 60.2°F 64.5°F 61.7°F
Jul 18 60.4°F 64.3°F 61.7°F
Jul 19 60.9°F 64.4°F 61.8°F
Jul 20 61.1°F 64.3°F 61.9°F
Jul 21 60.9°F 64.1°F 61.8°F
Jul 22 61.1°F 64.1°F 61.9°F
Jul 23 61.1°F 65.1°F 61.9°F
Jul 24 61.1°F 65.0°F 61.9°F
Jul 25 60.8°F 65.0°F 61.6°F
Jul 26 60.8°F 64.9°F 61.7°F
Jul 27 60.8°F 64.8°F 61.6°F
Jul 28 60.8°F 64.6°F 61.6°F

* actual - actual temperature values

** forecast - projected values for the next week

Real-time coastal temperatures could deviate by several degrees from the provided readings. These deviations often become evident following intense rainfall or strong winds.

Our forecasting methodology leverages a mathematical model, that uses current water and weather conditions, historical records, wind intensity and direction.

Sea water temperature in Iquique by month

In an average year, Iquique offers no days when the water temperature is warm enough to swim comfortably.
The warmest water in Iquique was recorded on January 25, 2017, reaching a 75.7°F. While the coldest temperature occurred on October 17, 2022, dipping to 57.6°F. The average readings by season are 66.3°F in Winter, 64.3°F in Spring, 62.0°F in Summer, and 62.3°F in Autumn.