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

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

Telopea is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 5177 people. The water temperature around Telopea has moderate variability during the year. 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 shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Telopea 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 Telopea?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Telopea is approximately:
23°C (74°F)

Are there surf spots near Telopea?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Telopea. The nearest one is Balmoral point, which is only 12.4km (8.1miles) away from Telopea. Click here for directions and for more information on Balmoral point and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Telopea are Washaway, which is ca 13km (8.1miles) away, and Manly Point, located approximately 14.3km (8.9miles) from Telopea.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Telopea. A beach that might be worth checking out is Oreti Beach, which is more than 1197.5km (743.8miles) away from Telopea. If you have some extra time, you can also try Golden Bay, roughly 1236.5km (768miles) away from Telopea.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Telopea?

The water temperature around Telopea 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 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, sea temperatures cool down to roughly 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Telopea?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during summer. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during January, February, and March when sea temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Telopea: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Telopea...

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