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

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

Edgecliff is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1981 people. The water temperature around Edgecliff has slight variability throughout 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 graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Edgecliff 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 Edgecliff?

The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Edgecliff is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Edgecliff. The closest one is South Bondi, which is 1.6km (1.1miles) away from Edgecliff. Click here for directions and to check out more information on South Bondi and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Edgecliff are Tama Reef, which is ca 1.7km (1.1miles) away, and Mckenzies, located approximately 1.8km (1.1miles) from Edgecliff.

Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Edgecliff?

No, not many beaches are located near to Edgecliff. A good beach nearby is Oreti Beach, which is more than 1186km (736.7miles) away from Edgecliff. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Golden Bay, approximately 1223.8km (760.1miles) away from Edgecliff.

What wetsuit is recommended for Edgecliff?

The water temperature around Edgecliff 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 top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Edgecliff. However, during July, August, and September, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Edgecliff?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change 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 love this temperature range. The conditions change during winter when sea temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Edgecliff: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Edgecliff...

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