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

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

Burwood is a coastal city in Australia. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 11886 people. The water temperature around Burwood varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 12.4°C (54.3°F) in August up to 18.9°C (66.1°F) in the month of January, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Burwood 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 Burwood?

The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Burwood is about:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Burwood. A spot that might be worth checking out is Pt Leo, which is roughly 39.1km (24.8miles) away from Burwood. Click here to check out more information on Pt Leo and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Burwood are Second Reef, which is roughly 40km (24.8miles) away, and Portsea Back Beach, located ca 40.4km (25.1miles) from Burwood.

Are there beaches near by?

Not many beaches are close to Burwood. The next good beach is Oreti Beach, which is 1250.5km (776.7miles) away from Burwood. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Tunnel Beach, which is ca 1339.8km (832.2miles) away from Burwood.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Burwood?

The sea temperature around Burwood is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Burwood. However, during July, August, and September, temperatures cool down to approximately 12°C (54°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, 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 carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Burwood?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during July, August, and September. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during December, January, and February when temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Burwood: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Burwood...

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