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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jozini, South Africa

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

Jozini is a coastal city in South Africa. The water temperature around Jozini varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 22°C (71.7°F) in August up to 27.1°C (80.8°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Jozini 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 Jozini?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters near Jozini is about:
27°C (80°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Jozini. The closest decent spot is Cape Vidal, which is roughly 56.7km (40.5miles) away from Jozini. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Cape Vidal and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Jozini are Ponta do Ouro, which is roughly 65.2km (40.5miles) away, and Richards Bay, located roughly 95.1km (59.1miles) from Jozini.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to Jozini?

No, not many beaches are located close to Jozini. A beach, which is not too far away, is Ponto DOuro, which is 67.9km (42.2miles) away from Jozini. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Kidds Beach, which is 469.4km (291.5miles) away from Jozini.

What wetsuit do I need for Jozini?

The water temperature around Jozini is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of March, April, and May. During this time, in the fall, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late summer, temperatures drop down to 22°C (72°F). During these months, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light top . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Jozini?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 22 to 27°C (72-81°F) during summer. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during March, April, and May when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Jozini: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Jozini...

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