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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Margaret River, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Margaret River...

Margaret River is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 5584 people. The water temperature around Margaret River changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 18°C (64.3°F) in October up to 22.2°C (72°F) in the month of April, 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 spring, since Margaret River 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 Margaret River?

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

Are there surf spots near Margaret River?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Margaret River. The nearest one is Margaret Rivermouth, which is 5.2km (3.4miles) away from Margaret River. Click here for directions and for more information on Margaret Rivermouth and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Margaret River are Margaret River-Suicides, which is ca 5.5km (3.4miles) away, and Margaret River-Surfers Point, located ca 5.5km (3.4miles) from Margaret River.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are near to Margaret River. The next good one is Nihiwatu Beach, which is more than 1696.3km (1053.6miles) away from Margaret River. If you have some extra time, you can also try Mawun Beach, approximately 1733km (1076.4miles) away from Margaret River.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Margaret River?

The average water temperature around Margaret River is relatively warm, around 20°C (68°F), with only little changes throughout the year. That is why only a light wetsuit (2mm, 2/3mm) or a springsuit might be needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Margaret River. However, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. You might want to carry a 2/3mm fullsuit. The coldest months are . You could possibly be fine without a wetsuit during warm days in the fall, especially in the months of March, April, and May.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Margaret River?

Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant 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 Margaret River: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Margaret River...

Do you know what the the city Glenside in the United States, the city Sabanitas in the Panama, and the city Saint Leo in the United States have in common with Margaret River? Click on the links to find out...