Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Flic en Flac, Mauritius
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Flic en Flac...
Flic en Flac is a beach in Mauritius.
The water temperature around Flic en Flac has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.3°C (73.9°F) in September up to 28.4°C (83.1°F) in the month of February, 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 late winter, since Flic en Flac 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 Flic en Flac?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Flic en Flac is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Flic en Flac. The closest one is Black rocks, which is just 2.7km (2.1miles) away from Flic en Flac. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Black rocks and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Flic en Flac are Tamarin Bay
, which is ca 3.4km (2.1miles) away, and Le Morne
, located roughly 12km (7.4miles) from Flic en Flac.
Are there any other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Flic en Flac?
Yes, there are more nice beaches close to Flic en Flac. The closest one is La Preneuse
, which is only 5.2km (3.2miles) away from Flic en Flac. Another beach near Flic en Flac is Trou-aux-Biches
, which is ca 20.9km (13miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Flic en Flac?
The water temperature at Flic en Flac is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Flic en Flac. Nevertheless, during August, September, and October, temperatures drop down to nearly 23°C (74°F). During these months, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Flic en Flac?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (74-83°F) during August, September, and October. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during January, February, and March when water temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Flic en Flac: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Flic en Flac...
Do you know what the the city Millau
in France, the city Papworth Everard
in United Kingdom, and the island Bunce
in Sierra Leone have in common with Flic en Flac? Click on the links to find out...