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

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

Campbelltown is a coastal city in Australia. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 7005 people. The water temperature around Campbelltown has average variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 16.5°C (61.8°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 Campbelltown 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 Campbelltown?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Campbelltown is about:
18°C (64°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Campbelltown. A spot that might be worth checking out is Glenelg, which is roughly 11.2km (14.4miles) away from Campbelltown. Click here for more information on Glenelg and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Campbelltown are 3-poles reef, which is roughly 23.3km (14.4miles) away, and Gull rock, located approximately 27.4km (17miles) from Campbelltown.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

Not many beaches are close to Campbelltown. The closest decent beach is Oreti Beach, which is 1618.6km (1005.3miles) away from Campbelltown. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Tunnel Beach, which is ca 1708.1km (1060.9miles) away from Campbelltown.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Campbelltown?

The sea temperature around Campbelltown 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 wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Campbelltown. However, during late summer, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 17°C (62°F). In this season, 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 windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Campbelltown?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during July, August, and September. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during winter when temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Campbelltown: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Campbelltown...

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