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

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

Joondalup is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 8420 people. The water temperature around Joondalup changes slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 17.7°C (63.8°F) in September up to 22.1°C (71.8°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 Joondalup 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 Joondalup?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Joondalup is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Joondalup. The nearest one is Big Rock, which is 2.6km (1.7miles) away from Joondalup. Click here for directions and for more information on Big Rock and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Joondalup are Mossies, which is ca 2.7km (1.7miles) away, and Mullaz, located ca 2.9km (1.8miles) from Joondalup.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are near to Joondalup. The next good one is Nihiwatu Beach, which is more than 1538km (955.3miles) away from Joondalup. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Mawun Beach, roughly 1578.9km (980.7miles) away from Joondalup.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Joondalup?

The average water temperature around Joondalup is relatively warm, around 20°C (68°F), with no significant changes throughout the year. This is why only a thin wetsuit (2mm, 2/3mm) or a springsuit might be needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Joondalup. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. You might want to carry a 2/3mm fullsuit. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You could possibly be fine without a wetsuit during warm days in the summer, especially in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Joondalup?

Fishing and diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are always warm, reaching temperatures between 17 and 22°C (63-72°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Joondalup: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Joondalup...

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