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

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

Homebush is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 4171 people. The water temperature around Homebush varies slightly 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 Homebush 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 Homebush?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters close to Homebush is approximately:
19°C (66°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Homebush. The nearest one is Balmoral point, which is only 10.2km (6.8miles) away from Homebush. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Balmoral point and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Homebush are Washaway, which is roughly 10.9km (6.8miles) away, and Coogee Bombie, located roughly 11km (6.8miles) from Homebush.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Homebush. A good beach nearby is Oreti Beach, which is 1192.3km (740.6miles) away from Homebush. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Golden Bay, approximately 1232.4km (765.4miles) away from Homebush.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Homebush?

The water temperature around Homebush 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 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Homebush. Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Homebush?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during July, August, and September. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during winter when sea temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Homebush: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Homebush...

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