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

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

Bundaberg is a coastal city in Australia. It is a quite mid-size city close to the ocean with a population of 70826 people. The water temperature around Bundaberg has average variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 19.6°C (67.2°F) in September up to 25.8°C (78.4°F) in the month of March, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (75°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Bundaberg 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 Bundaberg?

The current water temperature in the month of July near Bundaberg is about:
20°C (68°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Bundaberg. A spot, which is not too far away, is The Springs, which is about 50.9km (33.1miles) away from Bundaberg. Click here for directions and to check out more information on The Springs and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Bundaberg are Agnes Water, which is ca 53.2km (33.1miles) away, and Fraser Island, located approximately 62.5km (38.8miles) from Bundaberg.

Are there beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Bundaberg. The closest decent one is Ninety Mile Beach, which is more than 1352.8km (840.2miles) away from Bundaberg. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Bayleys Beach, which is approximately 1421.3km (882.8miles) away from Bundaberg.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Bundaberg?

The water temperature around Bundaberg is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Bundaberg. Nevertheless, during August, September, and October, water temperatures drop down to approximately 20°C (67°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine 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 close to Bundaberg?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (67-76°F) during August, September, and October. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during February, March, and April when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Bundaberg: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Bundaberg...

Do you know what the the city Satun in Thailand, the city Chengxi in China, and the city Reino in Italy have in common with Bundaberg? Click on the links to find out...