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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Foso, Ghana

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

Foso is a coastal city in Ghana. It is a fairly dense town close to the water with a population of 20078 people. The water temperature around Foso varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 22.3°C (72.2°F) in July up to 28.8°C (83.8°F) in the month of April, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Foso is located in the northern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Foso?

The current water temperature in the month of June near Foso is ca:
26°C (79°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Foso?

Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Foso. A spot, which is not too far away, is Baobab, which is more than 1217.6km (756.3miles) away from Foso. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Baobab and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Yoff Plage, which is approximately 1249.2km (775.9miles) away from Foso. Another fun surfspot is Yoff Plage, located 1249.2km (775.9miles) from Foso.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are not too many beaches in proximity to Foso. One beach, which is not too far away, is Accra Beach, which is just 75.5km (46.9miles) away from Foso. Another fun beach near Foso is Labadi Beach, which is approximately 79.5km (49.4miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Foso?

The sea temperature around Foso is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of March, April, and May. During this time, in the spring, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Foso. However, during June, July, and August, water temperatures come down to nearly 22°C (72°F). In this season, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Foso?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 22 to 27°C (72-81°F) during June, July, and August. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during March, April, and May when sea temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Foso: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Foso...

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