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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Murray Basin

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Murray Basin...

Murray Basin is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Murray Basin changes significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 4.1°C (39.4°F) in March up to 18.9°C (66°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Murray Basin is located in the northern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Murray Basin?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters around Murray Basin is ca:
5°C (41°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Murray Basin. The next good one is Veedol Beach, which is more than 1980.7km (1230.2miles) away from Murray Basin. Click here for directions and for more information on Veedol Beach and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Sendai shinko, which is roughly 2132.4km (1324.4miles) away from Murray Basin. Another surfspot is Sendai shinko, located ca 2132.4km (1324.4miles) from Murray Basin.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

Not many beaches are close to Murray Basin. A good beach nearby is Kujukuri Beach, which is more than 2306.2km (1432.4miles) away from Murray Basin. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Lazurnaya Bay, ca 2307.9km (1433.5miles) away from Murray Basin.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Murray Basin?

The sea temperature at Murray Basin is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Murray Basin. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures come down to nearly 4°C (39°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Murray Basin?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Murray Basin: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Murray Basin...

Do you know what the the island Sikaiana in the Solomon Islands, the city Beidaud in the Romania, and the city Xiahe in the China have in common with Murray Basin? Click on the links to find out...