Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Canada Bay, Australia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Canada Bay...
Canada Bay is a coastal city in Australia.
It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1227 people.
The water temperature around Canada Bay changes slightly year round.
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 shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Canada Bay 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 Canada Bay?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Canada Bay is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Canada Bay. The closest one is Balmoral point, which is only 6.2km (4.3miles) away from Canada Bay. Click here
for more information on Balmoral point and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Canada Bay are Washaway
, which is 6.9km (4.3miles) away, and Tama Reef
, located approximately 7.8km (4.8miles) from Canada Bay.
Are there nice beaches located close to Canada Bay?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Canada Bay. The next good beach is Oreti Beach
, which is 1191km (739.7miles) away from Canada Bay. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Golden Bay
, ca 1229.6km (763.7miles) away from Canada Bay.
What wetsuit is needed for Canada Bay?
The water temperature around Canada Bay 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 thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Canada Bay. However, during late summer, temperatures reach lows of 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Canada Bay?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change 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 sea temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Canada Bay: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.