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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ivanhoe East, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ivanhoe East...

Ivanhoe East is a coastal city in Australia. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3762 people. The water temperature around Ivanhoe East changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 12.4°C (54.3°F) in August up to 18.9°C (66.1°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Ivanhoe East 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 Ivanhoe East?

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

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Ivanhoe East. A good spot nearby is Quarantines, which is about 42km (26.4miles) away from Ivanhoe East. Click here for more information on Quarantines and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ivanhoe East are Portsea Back Beach, which is approximately 42.6km (26.4miles) away, and Spooks, located approximately 42.6km (26.4miles) from Ivanhoe East.

Are there beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Ivanhoe East. The closest decent beach is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1255.5km (779.8miles) away from Ivanhoe East. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Tunnel Beach, approximately 1344.6km (835.1miles) away from Ivanhoe East.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Ivanhoe East?

The water temperature around Ivanhoe East is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late summer, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 12°C (54°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ivanhoe East?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during July, August, and September. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during winter when water temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Ivanhoe East: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Ivanhoe East...

Do you know what the the city Teror in Spain, the geo Hancock Basin , and the city Sirksfelde in Germany have in common with Ivanhoe East? Click on the links to find out...