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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near North Epping, Australia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about North Epping...

North Epping is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4393 people. The water temperature around North Epping changes moderately year round. The temperature ranges from 16.9°C (62.5°F) in August up to 23.2°C (73.8°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since North Epping 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 North Epping?

The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near North Epping is about:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to North Epping. The nearest one is Balmoral point, which is only 10.2km (6.6miles) away from North Epping. Click here for more information on Balmoral point and its water temperature. Other surfspots near North Epping are Washaway, which is 10.6km (6.6miles) away, and North Steyne, located roughly 11.4km (7.1miles) from North Epping.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are in proximity to North Epping. A beach, which is not too far away, is Oreti Beach, which is 1197.4km (743.7miles) away from North Epping. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Golden Bay, which is ca 1234.8km (766.9miles) away from North Epping.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for North Epping?

The water temperature around North Epping 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 a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around North Epping. Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near North Epping?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during summer. 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 temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to North Epping: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about North Epping...

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