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

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

Caulfield South is a coastal city in Australia. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 11113 people. The water temperature around Caulfield South changes slightly during the year. 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 shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Caulfield 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 Caulfield South?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Caulfield South is ca:
15°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Caulfield South. The next good one is Quarantines, which is about 34.8km (21.7miles) away from Caulfield South. Click here for more information on Quarantines and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Caulfield South are Portsea Back Beach, which is roughly 35km (21.7miles) away, and Spooks, located approximately 35.1km (21.8miles) from Caulfield South.

Are there white sand beaches close to Caulfield South?

Not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Caulfield South. A beach, which is not too far away, is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1252.9km (778.2miles) away from Caulfield South. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Tunnel Beach, which is ca 1342.5km (833.9miles) away from Caulfield South.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Caulfield South?

The sea temperature around Caulfield South 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 3/2 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 surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Caulfield South. However, during July, August, and September, temperatures drop down to nearly 12°C (54°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Caulfield South?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during summer. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during December, January, and February when temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Caulfield South: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Caulfield South...

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