Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cape Conran, Australia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cape Conran...
Cape Conran is a surf spot in Australia.
The water temperature around Cape Conran has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.6°C (54.6°F) in July up to 17.7°C (63.9°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Cape Conran 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 Cape Conran?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Cape Conran is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Cape Conran. The nearest one is Salmon rocks, which is just 1.1km (0.7miles) away from Cape Conran. Click here
for more information on Salmon rocks and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Cape Conran is Red Bluff
, which is ca 37.6km (23.3miles) away.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are close to Cape Conran. A beach that might be worth checking out is Oreti Beach
, which is more than 1103.4km (685.3miles) away from Cape Conran. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Tunnel Beach
, which is roughly 1185.1km (736.1miles) away from Cape Conran.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Cape Conran?
The water temperature at Cape Conran is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during June, July, and August, sea temperatures cool down to roughly 13°C (55°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Cape Conran?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during summer. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during winter when temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Cape Conran: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Cape Conran...
Do you know what the the city Shima
in China, the city Monte Urano
in Italy, and the city San Marcos
in Nicaragua have in common with Cape Conran? Click on the links to find out...