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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Murrumba Downs, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Murrumba Downs...

Murrumba Downs is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 9393 people. The water temperature around Murrumba Downs varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 17.3°C (63.1°F) in July up to 26.2°C (79.2°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Murrumba Downs 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 Murrumba Downs?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters close to Murrumba Downs is approximately:
23°C (74°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Murrumba Downs. A good spot nearby is Kings Beach Groyne, which is just 32.8km (20.9miles) away from Murrumba Downs. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Kings Beach Groyne and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Murrumba Downs are Kings Beach, which is roughly 33.6km (20.9miles) away, and Cylinder, located roughly 33.9km (21.1miles) from Murrumba Downs.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are in proximity to Murrumba Downs. One that might be worth checking out is Ninety Mile Beach, which is almost 1243km (772miles) away from Murrumba Downs. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Bayleys Beach, which is approximately 1306.1km (811.3miles) away from Murrumba Downs.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Murrumba Downs?

The water temperature around Murrumba Downs 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 light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during summer, temperatures cool down to approximately 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Murrumba Downs?

Due to relatively large 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 (63-72°F) during summer. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during January, February, and March when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Murrumba Downs: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Murrumba Downs...

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