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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Malaeimi, American Samoa

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

Malaeimi is a coastal city in American Samoa. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1261 people. The water temperature around Malaeimi is close to steady during the year. The temperature ranges from 27.2°C (80.9°F) in August up to 29.5°C (85.1°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Malaeimi 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 Malaeimi?

The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Malaeimi is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Malaeimi. A spot, which is not too far away, is Miri miri, which is almost 1283.4km (797.1miles) away from Malaeimi. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Miri miri and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing faaroa, which is 1291.5km (802.2miles) away from Malaeimi. Another fun surfspot is faaroa, located roughly 1291.5km (802.2miles) from Malaeimi.

Are there beaches near by?

No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Malaeimi. The next good one is South Ofu Beach, which is 73.5km (45.6miles) away from Malaeimi. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Haapai, roughly 468.6km (291.1miles) away from Malaeimi.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Malaeimi?

The average water temperature around Malaeimi is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Malaeimi. 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 around Malaeimi can be remarkably intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Malaeimi?

Fishing and diving conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters are mostly 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 Malaeimi: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Malaeimi...

Do you know what the the city Monson in the United States, the city Vaccarizzo Albanese in the Italy, and the city Diaz in the Philippines have in common with Malaeimi? Click on the links to find out...