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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Rosebank, South Africa

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

Rosebank is a coastal city in South Africa. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 10000 people. The water temperature around Rosebank is nearly steady year round. The temperature ranges from 12.3°C (54.1°F) in March up to 14.6°C (58.3°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Rosebank 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 Rosebank?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Rosebank is ca:
13°C (56°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Rosebank. The closest one is Milnerton, which is just 5.2km (3.4miles) away from Rosebank. Click here for directions and for more information on Milnerton and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Rosebank are Thermopylae, which is roughly 5.4km (3.4miles) away, and Glen Beach, located 5.6km (3.5miles) from Rosebank.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are a few other beautiful beaches close to Rosebank. The closest one is Camps Bay, which is only 5.2km (3.2miles) away from Rosebank. Another fun beach near Rosebank is Sea Point, which is roughly 5.4km (3.4miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Rosebank?

The average sea temperature around Rosebank is definitely cold, around 13°C (56°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. That is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Rosebank. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are February, March, and April. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the summer, especially in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the diving and fishing close to Rosebank?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little year round. The waters are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (49-58°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Rosebank: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Rosebank...

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