watertemperature.org logo2

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

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

Derrimut is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5992 people. The water temperature around Derrimut varies slightly throughout 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 graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Derrimut 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 Derrimut?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters close to Derrimut is approximately:
13°C (55°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Derrimut. The closest decent spot is Ocean grove, which is roughly 35.7km (22.2miles) away from Derrimut. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Ocean grove and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Derrimut are Quarantines, which is roughly 35.7km (22.2miles) away, and Spooks, located ca 37.3km (23.2miles) from Derrimut.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are located close to Derrimut. A beach, which is not too far away, is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1267km (787miles) away from Derrimut. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Tunnel Beach, which is approximately 1356.7km (842.7miles) away from Derrimut.

What wetsuit do I need for Derrimut?

The water temperature around Derrimut 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 required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, water temperatures come down to 12°C (54°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Derrimut?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit 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 normally change during winter when temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Derrimut: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Derrimut...

Do you know what the the city Turriaco in Italy, the city Everett in United States, and the city Portel-des-Corbieres in France have in common with Derrimut? Click on the links to find out...