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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hawks Nest, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hawks Nest...

Hawks Nest is a surf spot in Australia. The water temperature around Hawks Nest has moderate variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 17.3°C (63.1°F) in August up to 24.2°C (75.6°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Hawks Nest 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 Hawks Nest?

The current water temperature in the month of November at Hawks Nest is about:
20°C (68°F)

Are there any other surf spots near Hawks Nest?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Hawks Nest. The nearest one is Boulders, which is 1.8km (1.1miles) away from Hawks Nest. Click here for directions and for more information on Boulders and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Hawks Nest is Box Beach, which is approximately 3.3km (2miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Hawks Nest. A beach that might be worth checking out is Ninety Mile Beach, which is almost 1186.6km (737miles) away from Hawks Nest. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Golden Bay, which is 1214.3km (754.2miles) away from Hawks Nest.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Hawks Nest?

The water temperature at Hawks Nest is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of March, April, and May. During this time, in the fall, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during July, August, and September, sea temperatures come down to nearly 17°C (63°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required 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 close to Hawks Nest?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during summer. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during March, April, and May when temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Hawks Nest: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Hawks Nest...

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