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

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

Wynyard is a coastal city in Australia. It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 5706 people. The water temperature around Wynyard changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 11.7°C (53.1°F) in August up to 16.9°C (62.4°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (58°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Wynyard 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 Wynyard?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Wynyard is about:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Wynyard. A spot, which is not too far away, is Bora, which is 35.4km (22miles) away from Wynyard. Click here for directions and for more information on Bora and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Wynyard are Devonport Rivermouth, which is ca 35.5km (22miles) away, and Trial Harbour, located roughly 71km (44.1miles) from Wynyard.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are near to Wynyard. A good beach nearby is Oreti Beach, which is more than 1136km (705.6miles) away from Wynyard. If you have some extra time, you can also try Tunnel Beach, roughly 1236.8km (768.2miles) away from Wynyard.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Wynyard?

The water temperature around Wynyard is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late summer, sea temperatures reach lows of 12°C (53°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Wynyard?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during summer. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during winter when sea temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Wynyard: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Wynyard...

Do you know what the the city San Andres in the Philippines, the city Woodbine in the United States, and Ninigi Seamount have in common with Wynyard? Click on the links to find out...