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

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

Ballina is a coastal city in Australia. It is a fairly dense city close to the water with a population of 14242 people. The water temperature around Ballina has moderate variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 19.8°C (67.6°F) in August up to 24.7°C (76.4°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Ballina 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 Ballina?

The current water temperature in the month of June near Ballina is about:
22°C (71°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Ballina?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Ballina. The nearest one is South Wall, which is only 1.6km (1.1miles) away from Ballina. Click here for directions and for more information on South Wall and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Ballina are Ballina North Wall, which is ca 1.8km (1.1miles) away, and North wall, located 2km (1.2miles) from Ballina.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

Not too many beaches are in proximity to Ballina. A good beach nearby is Ninety Mile Beach, which is more than 1171.9km (727.9miles) away from Ballina. If you have some extra time, you can also try Bayleys Beach, roughly 1230.7km (764.4miles) away from Ballina.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Ballina?

The average sea temperature around Ballina is relatively warm, around 22°C (72°F), with only little variations throughout the year. That is why only a light wetsuit (2mm, 2/3mm) or a springsuit might be needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Ballina. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. You might want to carry a 2/3mm fullsuit. The coldest months are July, August, and September. You could possibly be fine without a wetsuit during warm days in the fall, particularly in the months of March, April, and May.

How is the diving and fishing close to Ballina?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters are mostly warm, reaching temperatures between 20 and 25°C (67-76°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Ballina: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Ballina...

Do you know what the the city Beaulieu-sur-Mer in France, the city Kisaran in Indonesia, and the island Puffin in Republic of Ireland have in common with Ballina? Click on the links to find out...