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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gas Chambers, South Africa

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gas Chambers...

Gas Chambers is a surf spot in South Africa. The water temperature around Gas Chambers is almost steady throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 13.7°C (56.7°F) in October up to 14.9°C (58.9°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (58°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Gas Chambers 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 Gas Chambers?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Gas Chambers is approximately:
15°C (58°F)

Are there any other surf spots close to Gas Chambers?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Gas Chambers. The closest one is 11th Ave Melkbos Strand, which is just 4.8km (3miles) away from Gas Chambers. Click here for more information on 11th Ave Melkbos Strand and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Gas Chambers is Tube Wave, which is roughly 8.9km (5.5miles) away.

Are there beaches near Gas Chambers?

Yes, there are some nice beaches near to Gas Chambers. The nearest one is Melkbosstrand, which is only 9km (5.6miles) away from Gas Chambers. Another fun beach near Gas Chambers is Bloubergstrand, which is 14.2km (8.8miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Gas Chambers?

The average water temperature at Gas Chambers is definitely cold, around 14°C (58°F), with very little variations during the year. That is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Gas Chambers. That being said, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are . It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the summer, especially in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Gas Chambers?

Fishing and diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters at Gas Chambers are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Gas Chambers: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Gas Chambers...

Do you know what the Dolphin Bank , Marina di Cerveteri in Italy, and the city Chengnan in China have in common with Gas Chambers? Click on the links to find out...