Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Barwon Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Barwon Bank...
Barwon Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Barwon Bank has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 21.3°C (70.4°F) in July up to 26.8°C (80.3°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (75°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Barwon Bank 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 Barwon Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Barwon Bank is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Barwon Bank. A good spot nearby is Currimundi Reef, which is about 29.6km (18.5miles) away from Barwon Bank. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Currimundi Reef and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Barwon Bank are Castaways Beach
, which is 29.8km (18.5miles) away, and Sunshine Beach
, located ca 29.8km (18.5miles) from Barwon Bank.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Barwon Bank. The next good one is Ninety Mile Beach
, which is 1236.9km (768.3miles) away from Barwon Bank. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Bayleys Beach
, roughly 1303.5km (809.6miles) away from Barwon Bank.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Barwon Bank?
The water temperature at Barwon Bank is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during June, July, and August, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 21°C (70°F). During this time, 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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Barwon Bank?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F) during June, July, and August. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during winter when water temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Barwon Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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