Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pointe du Diable, Reunion
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pointe du Diable...
Pointe du Diable is a surf spot in Reunion.
The water temperature around Pointe du Diable has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 22.9°C (73.2°F) in September up to 28.2°C (82.7°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Pointe du Diable 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 at Pointe du Diable?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Pointe du Diable is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Pointe du Diable. The closest one is Le Jetty, St Pierre, which is only 1.9km (1.2miles) away from Pointe du Diable. Click here
to check out more information on Le Jetty, St Pierre and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Pointe du Diable is Manapany
, which is 9.1km (5.7miles) away.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Pointe du Diable?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Pointe du Diable. A beach, which is not too far away, is La Preneuse
, which is 141.6km (87.9miles) away from Pointe du Diable. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Flic en Flac
, which is 143.7km (89.3miles) away from Pointe du Diable.
What wetsuit is needed for Pointe du Diable?
The water temperature at Pointe du Diable is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Pointe du Diable. Nevertheless, during early fall, temperatures drop down to nearly 23°C (73°F). In this season, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light wetsuit top . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Pointe du Diable?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F) during fall. 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 usually change during winter when temperatures reach 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Pointe du Diable: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Pointe du Diable...
Do you know what the the city Taby
in Sweden, the city Magheralin
in United Kingdom, and the city Panicale
in Italy have in common with Pointe du Diable? Click on the links to find out...