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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dias Beach, South Africa

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dias Beach...

Dias Beach is a surf spot in South Africa. The water temperature around Dias Beach changes moderately during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.5°C (56.3°F) in November up to 17.9°C (64.2°F) in the month of December, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Dias Beach 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 Dias Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of August at Dias Beach is ca:
15°C (59°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Dias Beach. The closest one is Scarborough Point, which is just 12.4km (7.7miles) away from Dias Beach. Click here for more information on Scarborough Point and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Dias Beach is Crayfish Factory, which is roughly 14.4km (8.9miles) away.

Are there white sand beaches in proximity to Dias Beach?

There are other nice beaches near to Dias Beach. The nearest one is Boulders Beach, which is 10.9km (6.8miles) away from Dias Beach. Another beautiful beach near Dias Beach is Simons Town, which is ca 11.5km (7.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Dias Beach?

The average sea temperature at Dias Beach is relatively chilly, around 16°C (60°F), with very little changes during the year. That is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Dias Beach. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are October, November, and December. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the summer, especially in the months of November, December, and January.

How is the diving and fishing near Dias Beach?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters at Dias Beach are always cool, reaching temperatures between 13 and 18°C (55-64°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Dias Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Dias Beach...

Do you know what the the city Tagasilay in the Philippines, the city Naimata in the Indonesia, and the city el Poal in the Spain have in common with Dias Beach? Click on the links to find out...