• Depth avg. 8m
  • Current 1 - 3 knots
  • Air / Surface temp. 8 - 35 ℃
  • Bottom / Water temp. 15 - 28 ℃
nightdive, reef, wall
Animals, Crab, Cuttlefish, Fishes, Grouper, Lionfish, Octopus, Parrotfish, Ray, Shark, Squid, Starfish (sea star), Stingray, Wrasse

Diving conditions and the best time to dive "Shelly Beach".

Yearly diving conditions of this dive site - expected air temperature, water temperature, current, and visibility. This data is indicative and based on historical data and observations
Air temperatureWater temperatureVisibilityCurrent
January26℃22℃5 - 25 m0 - 1 knots
February30℃22℃10 - 25 m0 - 2 knots
March26℃21℃5 - 25 m0 - 1 knots
April25℃22℃5 - 25 m0 - 2 knots
May23℃20℃5 - 25 m0 - 1 knots
June18℃19℃10 - 25 m0 knots
July20℃20℃5 m0 knots
August20℃17℃10 - 25 m0 knots
September20℃18℃5 - 25 m0 - 3 knots
October26℃19℃5 - 25 m0 - 2 knots
November25℃20℃5 - 10 m0 - 2 knots
December24℃20℃5 - 10 m0 - 2 knots

5 Dive Centers offer to dive here

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Exceptional

An excellent site, dive sites like this are rare

Bad visibility. Depth of the dive 7m. Dive duration 57min. Saw Octopus.

- Goeroeh D.
Pro Dive Manly

Below average

Very little to see or enjoy

- Bob T.
Pro Dive Manly

Good

Good enough to explore one time

Average visibility. Depth of the dive 5m. Dive duration 33min.

- Kyle Z.
Frog Dive Willoughby

Good

Good enough to explore one time

- Magdalena D.
Abyss Scuba Diving

Good

Good enough to explore one time

Average visibility. Depth of the dive 9m. Dive duration 48min.

- Dennis Z.
Dive Centre Manly

Very good

An interesting dive site worthwile exploring more than once

Average visibility. Depth of the dive 12m. Dive duration 49min.

- Lucas H.
Dive Centre Manly

Below average

Very little to see or enjoy

Good visibility. Depth of the dive 6m. Dive duration 26min. Saw Grouper.

- Zack I.
Pro Dive Manly

Good

Good enough to explore one time

Good visibility. Depth of the dive 7m. Dive duration 44min.

- Jean H.
Pro Dive Manly

Exceptional

An excellent site, dive sites like this are rare

Good visibility. Depth of the dive 11m. Dive duration 40min. Saw Fishes, Shark, Squid, Lionfish.

- Sean D.
Deep 6 Diving

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