Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Grand Sancho, Mauritius
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Grand Sancho...
Grand Sancho is a surf spot in Mauritius.
The water temperature around Grand Sancho changes slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 23°C (73.3°F) in September up to 27.7°C (81.9°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Grand Sancho 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 Grand Sancho?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Grand Sancho is about:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Grand Sancho. The closest one is Petit sancho, which is only 0.3km (0.2miles) away from Grand Sancho. Click here
for more information on Petit sancho and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Grand Sancho is One eye
, which is ca 9.8km (6.1miles) away.
Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Grand Sancho?
There are several beautiful beaches in proximity to Grand Sancho. The nearest one is La Preneuse
, which is 11.6km (7.2miles) away from Grand Sancho. Another fun beach near Grand Sancho is Flic en Flac
, which is roughly 16.6km (10.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Grand Sancho?
The average sea temperature at Grand Sancho is very warm, around 25°C (77°F), with very little changes during the year. This is why a wetsuit is often times not required for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Grand Sancho, especially during the day and not windy conditions. However, it can get a little bit chilly in the mornings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit, jumpsuit or at least a rashguard to be prepared. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You should be fine without a wetsuit in the summer, particularly during January, February, and March. However, keep in mind to bring sun protection, as the sun radiation at Grand Sancho can be remarkably strong year round.
How is the diving and fishing near Grand Sancho?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters at Grand Sancho are always very warm, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (73-82°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Grand Sancho: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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