Sydney Diving Conditions

The diving conditions in Sydney vary considerably throughout the year with water temperatures usually ranging from 15 C to 25 C and visibility from 1 m to 20 m, with normal visibility from 5 m to 10 m. Diving in Sydney is good all year round.

Note: It is important to remember that this page should only be taken as a guide and that as a diver you must make your own observations on the diving conditions and make your decision to dive on your own evaluations and dive training you have received. You need to take into account your own diving skills, dive training and abilities combined with a pre-dive assessment of the actual conditions at the dive site and time of diving. Remember, always dive with a buddy.

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