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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Arncliffe, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Arncliffe...

Arncliffe is a coastal city in Australia. It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 8420 people. The water temperature around Arncliffe varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 16.9°C (62.5°F) in August up to 23.2°C (73.8°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Arncliffe 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 Arncliffe?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Arncliffe is about:
18°C (64°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Arncliffe. The nearest one is Maroubra Beach, which is 6.3km (4miles) away from Arncliffe. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Maroubra Beach and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Arncliffe are Maroubra North End Point, which is ca 6.4km (4miles) away, and Coogee Bombie, located 6.8km (4.2miles) from Arncliffe.

Are there beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are near to Arncliffe. The closest decent one is Oreti Beach, which is more than 1186.7km (737.1miles) away from Arncliffe. If you have some extra time, you can also try Golden Bay, which is ca 1227.4km (762.3miles) away from Arncliffe.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Arncliffe?

The water temperature around Arncliffe 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 light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Arncliffe. However, during late summer, water temperatures come down to 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Arncliffe?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during July, August, and September. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions change during January, February, and March when temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Arncliffe: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Arncliffe...

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