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

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

Lalor is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 19873 people. The water temperature around Lalor changes moderately 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 Lalor 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 Lalor?

The current water temperature in the month of April near Lalor is approximately:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots near Lalor?

There are not too many surf spots close to Lalor. The closest decent spot is Quarantines, which is just 48.2km (30.5miles) away from Lalor. Click here for more information on Quarantines and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Lalor are Spooks, which is roughly 49.1km (30.5miles) away, and Portsea Back Beach, located roughly 49.2km (30.6miles) from Lalor.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Lalor. A good beach nearby is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1260.8km (783.1miles) away from Lalor. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Tunnel Beach, approximately 1349.5km (838.2miles) away from Lalor.

What wetsuit is needed for Lalor?

The water temperature around Lalor 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 3/2 wetsuit might be required 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 scuba diving around Lalor. Nevertheless, during late summer, water temperatures cool down to nearly 12°C (54°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Lalor?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. 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. However, the conditions usually change during winter when sea temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Lalor: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Lalor...

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