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

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

Leura is a coastal city in Australia. It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4384 people. The water temperature around Leura has slight variability year round. The temperature ranges from 16.5°C (61.8°F) in August up to 23.2°C (73.8°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Leura 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 Leura?

The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Leura is ca:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Leura. A spot, which is not too far away, is Stanwell park, which is just 51.7km (32.2miles) away from Leura. Click here to check out more information on Stanwell park and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Leura are Coalcliff, which is approximately 51.9km (32.2miles) away, and North Era, located 52.3km (32.5miles) from Leura.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

Not many beaches are in proximity to Leura. The closest decent one is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1224.5km (760.5miles) away from Leura. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Golden Bay, 1272.7km (790.5miles) away from Leura.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Leura?

The sea temperature around Leura 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 light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during July, August, and September, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Leura?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during July, August, and September. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during January, February, and March when sea temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Leura: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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