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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cape Cross, Namibia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cape Cross...

Cape Cross is a surf spot in Namibia. The water temperature around Cape Cross has moderate variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.1°C (55.7°F) in July up to 17.4°C (63.4°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Cape Cross 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 Cape Cross?

The current water temperature in the month of November at Cape Cross is about:
16°C (61°F)

Are there any other surf spots located close to Cape Cross?

There are not many surf spots close to Cape Cross. A spot that might be worth checking out is Pebbles, which is just 70.2km (43.6miles) away from Cape Cross. Click here to check out more information on Pebbles and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Cape Cross is Vineta Point, which is approximately 71km (44.1miles) away.

Are there beaches near by?

Not too many beaches are close to Cape Cross. A beach that might be worth checking out is Baía Azul, which is almost 633km (393.2miles) away from Cape Cross. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Elands Bay, approximately 773.1km (480.2miles) away from Cape Cross.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Cape Cross?

The average sea temperature at Cape Cross is not very warm, around 16°C (60°F), with very little changes throughout the year. Because of this, a 2/3mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Cape Cross. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are June, July, and August. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the summer, particularly in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the diving and fishing close to Cape Cross?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant year round. The waters at Cape Cross are mostly cool, reaching temperatures between 12 and 17°C (54-63°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Cape Cross: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Cape Cross...

Do you know what the the city Jalaud in the Philippines, the city Carencro in the United States, and the city Banjar Bengkelgede in the Indonesia have in common with Cape Cross? Click on the links to find out...