Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kribi Beach, Cameroon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kribi Beach...
Kribi Beach is a beach in Cameroon.
The water temperature around Kribi Beach has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.9°C (78.6°F) in August up to 29.5°C (85.1°F) in the month of March, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Kribi Beach 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 at Kribi Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Kribi Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Kribi Beach. The next good one is Ovahimba Point, which is more than 1512.9km (939.7miles) away from Kribi Beach. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Ovahimba Point and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Pebbles
, which is ca 1791km (1112.5miles) away from Kribi Beach. Another good surfspot is Pebbles
, located ca 1791km (1112.5miles) from Kribi Beach.
Are there any other beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are close to Kribi Beach. The next good one is Port Harcourt Tourist Beach
, which is 234.4km (145.6miles) away from Kribi Beach. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Eleko Beach
, which is ca 481.2km (298.9miles) away from Kribi Beach.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Kribi Beach?
The average water temperature at Kribi Beach is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Kribi Beach. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Kribi Beach can be particularly strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Kribi Beach?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Kribi Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Kribi Beach...
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in Argentina, the city Itxassou
in France, and Clark Reef
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