Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Riviere des Anguilles, Mauritius
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Riviere des Anguilles...
Riviere des Anguilles is a coastal city in Mauritius.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 9927 people.
The water temperature around Riviere des Anguilles varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.1°C (73.5°F) in September up to 27.7°C (81.8°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Riviere des Anguilles 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 Riviere des Anguilles?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Riviere des Anguilles is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Riviere des Anguilles. The nearest one is Grand Sancho, which is just 6.7km (4.2miles) away from Riviere des Anguilles. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Grand Sancho and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Riviere des Anguilles are Petit sancho
, which is ca 6.8km (4.2miles) away, and Darne
, located 10.5km (6.5miles) from Riviere des Anguilles.
Are there nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are more beaches near to Riviere des Anguilles. The closest one is La Preneuse
, which is just 14.6km (9.1miles) away from Riviere des Anguilles. Another beautiful beach near Riviere des Anguilles is Flic en Flac
, which is ca 18.6km (11.5miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Riviere des Anguilles?
The average water temperature around Riviere des Anguilles is very warm, around 25°C (77°F), with only little variations throughout the year. Hence, a wetsuit is often not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Riviere des Anguilles, especially during the day and not windy conditions. However, it can get a little bit chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit, jumpsuit or at least a rashguard to be prepared. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You should be fine without a wetsuit in the summer, especially during January, February, and March. However, it is recommended to carry UV protection, as the sun radiation around Riviere des Anguilles can be remarkably strong year round.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Riviere des Anguilles?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters are nearly almost very warm, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (73-82°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Riviere des Anguilles: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Riviere des Anguilles...
Do you know what the the city Pantanal
in Brazil, the city Presteigne
in United Kingdom, and the city Porto Belo
in Brazil have in common with Riviere des Anguilles? Click on the links to find out...