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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near 3-poles reef, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about 3-poles reef...

3-poles reef is a surf spot in Australia. The water temperature around 3-poles reef varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 13.4°C (56.1°F) in September up to 22.2°C (72°F) in the month of March, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since 3-poles reef is located in the southern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature at 3-poles reef?

The current water temperature in the month of May at 3-poles reef is about:
16°C (60°F)

Are there any other surf spots near 3-poles reef?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to 3-poles reef. The closest one is Gull rock, which is just 4.5km (2.8miles) away from 3-poles reef. Click here to check out more information on Gull rock and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near 3-poles reef is Glenelg, which is ca 13.8km (8.6miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are located close to 3-poles reef. The next good beach is Oreti Beach, which is more than 1617km (1004.4miles) away from 3-poles reef. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Tunnel Beach, which is approximately 1707.7km (1060.7miles) away from 3-poles reef.

What wetsuit do I need for 3-poles reef?

The water temperature at 3-poles reef is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at 3-poles reef. Nevertheless, during August, September, and October, temperatures drop down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to 3-poles reef?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during August, September, and October. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions change during February, March, and April when temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to 3-poles reef: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about 3-poles reef...

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