Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bora, Australia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bora...
Bora is a surf spot in Australia.
The water temperature around Bora varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 11.5°C (52.7°F) in September up to 19.7°C (67.4°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (58°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Bora 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 at Bora?
The current water temperature in the month of March at Bora is about:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Bora. The closest one is Devonport Rivermouth, which is only 0.1km (0miles) away from Bora. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Devonport Rivermouth and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Bora is Trial Harbour
, which is approximately 81km (50.3miles) away.
Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Bora?
Not many beaches are located in proximity to Bora. A beach, which is not too far away, is Oreti Beach
, which is almost 1103.2km (685.2miles) away from Bora. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Tunnel Beach
, which is approximately 1204km (747.8miles) away from Bora.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Bora?
The sea temperature at Bora is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (67°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, 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 surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during August, September, and October, water temperatures cool down to 11°C (53°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Bora?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during fall. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during winter when temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Bora: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Bora...
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