Swimming in Australia in march 2022 Sea temperature by city in march

Do you want to go to the beach in Australia in march 2022? Is it the right month to go for pleasant temperatures and staying in the water for a long time? The answer is on this page with the sea temperatures in march in Australia by city and our opinion on the chances of enjoying pleasant sea conditions.

Sea temperature in Australia in march 2022

Here, find the average sea temperature in Australia in march in several coastal cities.

Sydney

on average:

74°F

min: 71°F / max: 78°F

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Adelaide

on average:

70°F

min: 68°F / max: 72°F

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Brisbane (Queensland)

Cairns

on average:

84°F

min: 82°F / max: 86°F

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Darwin

on average:

87°F

min: 85°F / max: 89°F

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Gold Coast

on average:

80°F

min: 78°F / max: 83°F

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Melbourne

on average:

65°F

min: 64°F / max: 67°F

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Perth

on average:

75°F

min: 71°F / max: 78°F

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Hobart (Tasmania)

on average:

62°F

min: 60°F / max: 63°F

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Dampier

on average:

87°F

min: 84°F / max: 90°F

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Hamilton Island

on average:

83°F

min: 82°F / max: 85°F

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Whitsunday Islands

Ballina

on average:

80°F

min: 77°F / max: 83°F

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Bateau Bay

on average:

75°F

min: 72°F / max: 78°F

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Bowen

on average:

83°F

min: 82°F / max: 85°F

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Bundaberg

on average:

81°F

min: 79°F / max: 83°F

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Busselton

on average:

73°F

min: 70°F / max: 76°F

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Byron Bay

on average:

80°F

min: 77°F / max: 82°F

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Coffs Harbour

on average:

79°F

min: 76°F / max: 83°F

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Cooktown

on average:

84°F

min: 82°F / max: 86°F

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Where should you go swimming in Australia in the month of march?

Swimming in Australia in march is ideal (in the best case scenario)

In march in Australia swimming conditions vary by city. Details below:

In march in Brisbane (Queensland), Cairns, Darwin, Gold Coast, Dampier, Hamilton Island, Whitsunday Islands, Ballina, Bowen, Bundaberg, Byron Bay, Coffs Harbour and Cooktown, swimming conditions are perfect! With water reaching a maximum of 83°F and an average of 80°F, going in the water (and staying there!) feels great.

As for Sydney, Perth, Bateau Bay and Busselton, swimming is pleasant in march. The sea water is 74°F on average (min: 71°F/max: 78°F) so you can easily spend time in the water.

Swimming in march in Adelaide and Melbourne is possible but the sea is generally cool. So though the sea temperature may sometimes reach 72°F, it can also go as low as 68°F. Note that the average is 70°F.

Swimming in march in Hobart (Tasmania) is possible... with a wetsuit! Indeed, the water is cold at this time of year with an average temperature of 62°F (min: 60°F/max: 63°F).

Where to go swimming in Australia in march: the map of sea temperatures

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Water temperature and seasonal norms in march

Sydney

March
Average sea temperature 74°F
Minimum sea temperature 71°F
Maximum sea temperature 78°F
Average outside temperature 76°F
Maximum outside temperature 77°F
Minimum outside temperature 72°F
Precipitation 3.1in
Number of days of precipitation 12 jour(s)
(39%)
Cloud cover 40%
Our opinion pleasant swimming

More information on swimming in Sydney in march

Adelaide

March
Average sea temperature 70°F
Minimum sea temperature 68°F
Maximum sea temperature 72°F
Average outside temperature 70°F
Maximum outside temperature 76°F
Minimum outside temperature 63°F
Precipitation 0.6in
Number of days of precipitation 4 jour(s)
(13%)
Cloud cover 28%
Our opinion cool swimming

More information on swimming in Adelaide in march

Brisbane (Queensland)

March
Average sea temperature 80°F
Minimum sea temperature 78°F
Maximum sea temperature 83°F
Average outside temperature 77°F
Maximum outside temperature 81°F
Minimum outside temperature 74°F
Precipitation 3.5in
Number of days of precipitation 13 jour(s)
(41%)
Cloud cover 44%
Our opinion ideal swimming

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Cairns

March
Average sea temperature 84°F
Minimum sea temperature 82°F
Maximum sea temperature 86°F
Average outside temperature 81°F
Maximum outside temperature 85°F
Minimum outside temperature 79°F
Precipitation 4.3in
Number of days of precipitation 15 jour(s)
(48%)
Cloud cover 46%
Our opinion ideal swimming

More information on swimming in Cairns in march

Darwin

March
Average sea temperature 87°F
Minimum sea temperature 85°F
Maximum sea temperature 89°F
Average outside temperature 86°F
Maximum outside temperature 90°F
Minimum outside temperature 85°F
Precipitation 8.6in
Number of days of precipitation 24 jour(s)
(78%)
Cloud cover 37%
Our opinion ideal swimming

More information on swimming in Darwin in march

List of coastal cities in Australia

Sydney in marchpleasant swimming
Adelaide in marchcool swimming
Brisbane (Queensland) in marchideal swimming
Cairns in marchideal swimming
Darwin in marchideal swimming
Gold Coast in marchideal swimming
Melbourne in marchcool swimming
Perth in marchpleasant swimming
Hobart (Tasmania) in marchcold swimming
Dampier in marchideal swimming
Hamilton Island in marchideal swimming
Whitsunday Islands in marchideal swimming
Ballina in marchideal swimming
Bateau Bay in marchpleasant swimming
Bowen in marchideal swimming
Bundaberg in marchideal swimming
Busselton in marchpleasant swimming
Byron Bay in marchideal swimming
Coffs Harbour in marchideal swimming
Cooktown in marchideal swimming
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