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

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

Moffats is a surf spot in Australia. The water temperature around Moffats varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 20.6°C (69°F) in September up to 26.3°C (79.4°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Moffats 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 at Moffats?

The current water temperature in the month of October at Moffats is about:
22°C (71°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Moffats. The closest one is The Reef, which is just 0.5km (0.3miles) away from Moffats. Click here to check out more information on The Reef and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Moffats is Kings Beach, which is 0.5km (0.3miles) away.

Are there beaches located close to Moffats?

No, not many beaches are located close to Moffats. A beach that might be worth checking out is Ninety Mile Beach, which is 1250km (776.4miles) away from Moffats. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Bayleys Beach, roughly 1314.9km (816.7miles) away from Moffats.

What wetsuit do I need for Moffats?

The water temperature at Moffats is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during August, September, and October, sea temperatures come down to roughly 21°C (69°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Moffats?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F) during fall. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during winter when sea temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Moffats: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Moffats...

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