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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gull rock, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gull rock...

Gull rock is a surf spot in Australia. The water temperature around Gull rock varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.4°C (56.1°F) in September up to 22.2°C (72°F) in the month of March, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Gull rock 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 at Gull rock?

The current water temperature in the month of August at Gull rock is ca:
17°C (62°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Gull rock. The nearest one is 3-poles reef, which is just 4.5km (2.8miles) away from Gull rock. Click here to check out more information on 3-poles reef and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Gull rock is Myponga, which is approximately 10km (6.2miles) away.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

Not too many beaches are close to Gull rock. The closest decent one is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1615km (1003.1miles) away from Gull rock. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Tunnel Beach, ca 1705.9km (1059.6miles) away from Gull rock.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Gull rock?

The sea temperature at Gull rock is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Gull rock. However, during early fall, temperatures drop down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Gull rock?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during August, September, and October. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during February, March, and April when water temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Gull rock: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Gull rock...

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