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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gymea Bay, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gymea Bay...

Gymea Bay is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 7419 people. The water temperature around Gymea Bay has average 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 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 Gymea Bay 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 Gymea Bay?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Gymea Bay is about:
20°C (68°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Gymea Bay. The closest one is Braymains, which is just 4km (2.5miles) away from Gymea Bay. Click here for more information on Braymains and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Gymea Bay are Cronulla Point, which is ca 4km (2.5miles) away, and The Ally, located ca 4km (2.5miles) from Gymea Bay.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to Gymea Bay?

No, not many beaches are located close to Gymea Bay. A good beach nearby is Oreti Beach, which is more than 1182.8km (734.7miles) away from Gymea Bay. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Golden Bay, 1227.3km (762.3miles) away from Gymea Bay.

What wetsuit do I need for Gymea Bay?

The water temperature around Gymea Bay 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 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 . Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Gymea Bay?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. 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. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during January, February, and March when water temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Gymea Bay: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Gymea Bay...

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