Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Omaha, New Zealand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Omaha...
Omaha is a surf spot in New Zealand.
The water temperature around Omaha varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.7°C (56.7°F) in August up to 21°C (69.8°F) in the month of March, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Omaha 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 Omaha?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Omaha is ca:
Are there any other surf spots in close proximity to Omaha?
Yes, there are other surf spots close to Omaha. The closest one is Daniels Reef, which is 3km (1.9miles) away from Omaha. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Daniels Reef and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Omaha is Tawharanui
, which is roughly 3.7km (2.3miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches near Omaha?
There are some nice beaches in close proximity to Omaha. The closest one is Snells Beach
, which is just 6.5km (4miles) away from Omaha. Another beach near Omaha is Red Beach
, which is approximately 18.8km (11.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Omaha?
The sea temperature at Omaha is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Omaha?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during July, August, and September. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during spring when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Omaha: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Omaha...
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