Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Darne, Mauritius
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Darne...
Darne is a surf spot in Mauritius.
The water temperature around Darne has moderate variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.1°C (73.5°F) in September up to 28.6°C (83.5°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Darne 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 Darne?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Darne is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Darne?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Darne. The closest one is Grand Sancho, which is only 17.3km (10.7miles) away from Darne. Click here
for more information on Grand Sancho and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Darne is Petit sancho
, which is approximately 17.3km (10.7miles) away.
Are there nice beaches near Darne?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Darne. The closest decent beach is La Preneuse
, which is 22.7km (14.1miles) away from Darne. Another beautiful beach near Darne is Flic en Flac
, approximately 25.2km (15.6miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Darne?
The water temperature at Darne is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (83°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during August, September, and October, water temperatures cool down to roughly 23°C (73°F). During these months, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Darne?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F) during August, September, and October. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during winter when water temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (74-83°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Darne: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.