Byron Bay Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

25.7°C / 78.3°F

The water will feel warm (balmy). Most people will be OK with just bathers / swimming costume at this temperature. If you intend to stay in the water for a while a thin shorty wetsuit will suffice.

Current weather

20°C / 68°F
(clear sky)
Partly cloudy
Wind
7 mph
Humidity
78%

The measurements for the water temperature in Byron Bay, New South Wales are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Byron Bay water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Byron Bay average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Byron Bay
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 24.9 26.1 24.9 24.4 22.5 21.1 20.5 20.4 21 20 22.8 23.9
Max °C 27.1 28.1 27.8 26.5 25.7 24.1 22.8 22.6 22.9 25.2 26 26.8
Min °F 77.7 79.8 77.9 76.7 73.8 71.2 69.8 69.6 70.5 70.1 74.3 76.1
Max °F 79.9 81.8 80.8 78.8 77 74.2 72.1 71.8 72.4 75.3 77.5 79

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 80.8°F / 27.1°C. The coldest month is August with an average water temperature of 70.7°F / 21.5°C.


7 day tide forecast for Byron Bay

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • High 5:18am
    (1.37m)
  • Low 11:56am
    (0.36m)
  • High 6:03pm
    (1.14m)
  • Low 11:44pm
    (0.49m)
  • High 5:57am
    (1.39m)
  • Low 12:25pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 6:37pm
    (1.26m)
  • Low 12:27am
    (0.43m)
  • High 6:33am
    (1.39m)
  • Low 12:53pm
    (0.24m)
  • High 7:10pm
    (1.36m)
  • Low 1:06am
    (0.38m)
  • High 7:07am
    (1.38m)
  • Low 1:21pm
    (0.2m)
  • High 7:43pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 1:45am
    (0.34m)
  • High 7:42am
    (1.35m)
  • Low 1:49pm
    (0.18m)
  • High 8:15pm
    (1.5m)
  • Low 2:23am
    (0.33m)
  • High 8:15am
    (1.29m)
  • Low 2:18pm
    (0.18m)
  • High 8:49pm
    (1.55m)
  • Low 3:02am
    (0.33m)
  • High 8:49am
    (1.22m)
  • Low 2:47pm
    (0.19m)
  • High 9:24pm
    (1.57m)
7 day tide times for Byron Bay

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Brunswick Heads, Australia) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.