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

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

Sandhurst is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 3063 people. The water temperature around Sandhurst has moderate variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12.4°C (54.3°F) in August up to 18.9°C (66.1°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Sandhurst 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 Sandhurst?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Sandhurst is approximately:
13°C (55°F)

Are there surf spots close to Sandhurst?

There are not too many surf spots close to Sandhurst. The next good one is Pt Leo, which is roughly 24.1km (15.6miles) away from Sandhurst. Click here for directions and for more information on Pt Leo and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Sandhurst are Second Reef, which is roughly 25.1km (15.6miles) away, and Little Noosa, located 25.8km (16miles) from Sandhurst.

Are there nice beaches near Sandhurst?

No, not too many beaches are located close to Sandhurst. A beach, which is not too far away, is Oreti Beach, which is almost 1239.2km (769.7miles) away from Sandhurst. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Tunnel Beach, ca 1329.3km (825.7miles) away from Sandhurst.

What wetsuit do I need for Sandhurst?

The water temperature around Sandhurst is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late summer, temperatures cool down to roughly 12°C (54°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Sandhurst?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during summer. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during winter when water temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Sandhurst: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Sandhurst...

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