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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Caringbah South, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Caringbah South...

Caringbah South is a coastal city in Australia. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 11605 people. The water temperature around Caringbah South varies slightly during the year. 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 interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Caringbah South 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 Caringbah South?

The current water temperature in the month of October near Caringbah South is ca:
19°C (65°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Caringbah South. The closest one is Cronulla Point, which is just 2km (1.3miles) away from Caringbah South. Click here to check out more information on Cronulla Point and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Caringbah South are Braymains, which is roughly 2.1km (1.3miles) away, and Shelley, located 2.1km (1.3miles) from Caringbah South.

Are there white sand beaches close to Caringbah South?

Not too many beaches are located close to Caringbah South. One that might be worth checking out is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1181.5km (733.9miles) away from Caringbah South. If you have some extra time, you can also try Golden Bay, 1225.6km (761.2miles) away from Caringbah South.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Caringbah South?

The sea temperature around Caringbah South 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 wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late summer, temperatures drop down to nearly 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, 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 advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Caringbah South?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during summer. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during winter when sea temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Caringbah South: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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