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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Faanui, French Polynesia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Faanui...

Faanui is a coastal city in French Polynesia. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2061 people. The water temperature around Faanui has low variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 26.2°C (79.2°F) in September up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Faanui 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 near Faanui?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Faanui is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Faanui. The next good one is Miri miri, which is just 24.6km (17.2miles) away from Faanui. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Miri miri and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Faanui are Teavapiti, which is approximately 27.7km (17.2miles) away, and faaroa, located approximately 31.6km (19.6miles) from Faanui.

Are there beaches close to Faanui?

No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Faanui. The closest decent one is Teahupoo, which is more than 187.9km (116.7miles) away from Faanui. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit South Ofu Beach, 1210.3km (751.8miles) away from Faanui.

What wetsuit is needed for Faanui?

The average water temperature around Faanui is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Faanui. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Faanui can be remarkably intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Faanui?

Fishing and diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Faanui: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Faanui...

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