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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Adelaide Hills, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Adelaide Hills...

Adelaide Hills is a coastal city in Australia. It is a quite mid-size city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 60394 people. The water temperature around Adelaide Hills varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 13.4°C (56.1°F) in September up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of March, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Adelaide Hills 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 near Adelaide Hills?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Adelaide Hills is about:
15°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Adelaide Hills. A spot that might be worth checking out is Glenelg, which is about 12.2km (14.2miles) away from Adelaide Hills. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Glenelg and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Adelaide Hills are 3-poles reef, which is roughly 22.9km (14.2miles) away, and Gull rock, located ca 26.8km (16.6miles) from Adelaide Hills.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

Not many beaches are in close proximity to Adelaide Hills. The next good one is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1616km (1003.7miles) away from Adelaide Hills. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Tunnel Beach, 1705.5km (1059.3miles) away from Adelaide Hills.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Adelaide Hills?

The sea temperature around Adelaide Hills 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 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early fall, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 13°C (56°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Adelaide Hills?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during February, March, and April when water temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Adelaide Hills: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Adelaide Hills...

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