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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near 3de Steen, South Africa

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about 3de Steen...

3de Steen is a surf spot in South Africa. The water temperature around 3de Steen is nearly constant during the year. The temperature ranges from 12.3°C (54.1°F) in March up to 14.6°C (58.3°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since 3de Steen 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 at 3de Steen?

The current water temperature in the month of March at 3de Steen is ca:
12°C (54°F)

Are there any other surf spots located close to 3de Steen?

Yes, there are other surf spots close to 3de Steen. The closest one is Big Bay, which is just 1.4km (0.9miles) away from 3de Steen. Click here for more information on Big Bay and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near 3de Steen is Blaauwberg, which is ca 2.8km (1.7miles) away.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are some other beautiful beaches close to 3de Steen. The nearest one is Bloubergstrand, which is 2.2km (1.3miles) away from 3de Steen. Another beautiful beach near 3de Steen is Melkbosstrand, which is ca 3.7km (2.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for 3de Steen?

The average sea temperature at 3de Steen is definitely cold, around 13°C (56°F), with no significant variations during the year. This is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at 3de Steen. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are February, March, and April. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the summer, particularly in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the diving and fishing close to 3de Steen?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters at 3de Steen are always cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (49-58°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to 3de Steen: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about 3de Steen...

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