Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Limbe, Cameroon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Limbe...
Limbe is a coastal city in Cameroon.
It is a relatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 72106 people.
The water temperature around Limbe is steady year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.9°C (78.6°F) in August up to 29.7°C (85.4°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 Limbe 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 Limbe?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Limbe is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Limbe. The next good one is Ovahimba Point, which is more than 1593km (989.4miles) away from Limbe. Click here
for more information on Ovahimba Point and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Pebbles
, which is ca 1872.8km (1163.2miles) away from Limbe. Another surfspot is Pebbles
, located 1872.8km (1163.2miles) from Limbe.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are close to Limbe. A good beach nearby is Kribi Beach
, which is more than 89.3km (55.4miles) away from Limbe. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Port Harcourt Tourist Beach
, 158.1km (98.2miles) away from Limbe.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Limbe?
The average water temperature around Limbe is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Limbe. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Limbe can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Limbe?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little year round. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Limbe: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Limbe...
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in Portugal, the geo Schaefer Seamount
, and the city Rollingwood
in United States have in common with Limbe? Click on the links to find out...