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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bondi Beach, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bondi Beach...

Bondi Beach is a coastal city in Australia. It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 10748 people. The water temperature around Bondi Beach changes moderately throughout the year. 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 Bondi Beach 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 Bondi Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Bondi Beach is about:
19°C (66°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Bondi Beach. The nearest one is South Bondi, which is only 0.3km (0.4miles) away from Bondi Beach. Click here for directions and for more information on South Bondi and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Bondi Beach are Mckenzies, which is approximately 0.6km (0.4miles) away, and Tama Reef, located roughly 0.7km (0.4miles) from Bondi Beach.

Are there beaches near by?

Not many beaches are in proximity to Bondi Beach. A beach that might be worth checking out is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1184.9km (736miles) away from Bondi Beach. If you have some extra time, you can also try Golden Bay, which is ca 1222.6km (759.4miles) away from Bondi Beach.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Bondi Beach?

The sea temperature around Bondi Beach 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 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Bondi Beach. Nevertheless, during late summer, temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended 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 advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Bondi Beach?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during summer. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during January, February, and March when temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Bondi Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Bondi Beach...

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