Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saint-Paul, Reunion
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saint-Paul...
Saint-Paul is a coastal city in Reunion.
It is a fairly medium-sized town close to the water with a population of 99307 people.
The water temperature around Saint-Paul varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.1°C (73.6°F) in September up to 28.1°C (82.5°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Saint-Paul 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 Saint-Paul?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Saint-Paul is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Saint-Paul?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Saint-Paul. The closest one is Boucan Right, which is just 3.2km (2miles) away from Saint-Paul. Click here
to check out more information on Boucan Right and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Saint-Paul are Boucan Left
, which is 3.2km (2miles) away, and Aigrettes Right
, located 3.8km (2.4miles) from Saint-Paul.
Are there sandy beaches near Saint-Paul?
Not too many beaches are located in proximity to Saint-Paul. The next good beach is La Preneuse
, which is 143.6km (89.2miles) away from Saint-Paul. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Flic en Flac
, which is roughly 144.9km (90miles) away from Saint-Paul.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Saint-Paul?
The average sea temperature around Saint-Paul is extremely warm, around 25°C (78°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 Saint-Paul. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Saint-Paul can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Saint-Paul?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters around Saint-Paul are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (74-83°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Saint-Paul: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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