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

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

Clarkson is a coastal city in Australia. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 7082 people. The water temperature around Clarkson has average variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 17.7°C (63.8°F) in September up to 22.1°C (71.8°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 Clarkson 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 Clarkson?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters near Clarkson is about:
22°C (71°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Clarkson. The closest one is Claytons, which is only 1.6km (2.1miles) away from Clarkson. Click here to check out more information on Claytons and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Clarkson are Burns Beach Reefy, which is roughly 3.4km (2.1miles) away, and Big Rock, located roughly 4.9km (3miles) from Clarkson.

Are there beaches located close to Clarkson?

Not many beaches are located in proximity to Clarkson. A beach, which is not too far away, is Nihiwatu Beach, which is almost 1534.2km (952.9miles) away from Clarkson. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Mawun Beach, 1574.7km (978.1miles) away from Clarkson.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Clarkson?

The average sea temperature around Clarkson is relatively warm, around 20°C (68°F), with very little variations during the year. Because of this, only a thin wetsuit (2mm, 2/3mm) or a springsuit might be required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Clarkson. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 2/3mm fullsuit. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You could possibly be fine without a wetsuit during warm days in the summer, especially in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the diving and fishing near Clarkson?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters around Clarkson are mostly warm, reaching temperatures between 17 and 22°C (63-72°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Clarkson: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Clarkson...

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