Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mapusagafou, American Samoa
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mapusagafou...
Mapusagafou is a coastal city in American Samoa.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2052 people.
The water temperature around Mapusagafou has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.5°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 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Mapusagafou 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 Mapusagafou?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Mapusagafou is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Mapusagafou. A good spot nearby is Miri miri, which is 1284.6km (797.9miles) away from Mapusagafou. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Miri miri and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try faaroa
, which is approximately 1292.7km (802.9miles) away from Mapusagafou. Another good surfspot is faaroa
, located ca 1292.7km (802.9miles) from Mapusagafou.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Mapusagafou?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Mapusagafou. A beach that might be worth checking out is South Ofu Beach
, which is 74.8km (46.5miles) away from Mapusagafou. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Haapai
, which is ca 467.5km (290.4miles) away from Mapusagafou.
What wetsuit is needed for Mapusagafou?
The average water temperature around Mapusagafou is extremely warm, around 29°C (83°F), with very little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Mapusagafou. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Mapusagafou can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Mapusagafou?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters around Mapusagafou are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Mapusagafou: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Mapusagafou...
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in United States, and the city Intipuca
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