Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Arcadia, Australia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Arcadia...
Arcadia is a coastal city in Australia.
It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 1305 people.
The water temperature around Arcadia changes slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 17.7°C (63.8°F) in September up to 23.2°C (73.7°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Arcadia 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 Arcadia?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Arcadia is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Arcadia. The closest one is Patonga point, which is only 14.2km (10.4miles) away from Arcadia. Click here
for directions and for more information on Patonga point and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Arcadia are Warriewood
, which is 16.7km (10.4miles) away, and Mona Vale
, located ca 16.7km (10.4miles) from Arcadia.
Are there beaches located close to Arcadia?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Arcadia. A good beach nearby is Oreti Beach
, which is 1206.5km (749.4miles) away from Arcadia. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Golden Bay
, roughly 1241.4km (771.1miles) away from Arcadia.
What wetsuit is needed for Arcadia?
The water temperature around Arcadia is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or light wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during August, September, and October, sea temperatures come down to roughly 18°C (64°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Arcadia?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F) during fall. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during winter when sea temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Arcadia: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.