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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Somolu, Nigeria

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

Somolu is a coastal city in Nigeria. The water temperature around Somolu is almost steady throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.8°F) in July up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of March, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Somolu is located in the northern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Somolu?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Somolu is ca:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Somolu?

Not many surf spots are located close to Somolu. A spot that might be worth checking out is Baobab, which is almost 1473.7km (915.3miles) away from Somolu. Click here to check out more information on Baobab and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Yoff Plage, which is 1503.8km (934.1miles) away from Somolu. Another surfspot is Yoff Plage, located 1503.8km (934.1miles) from Somolu.

Are there sandy beaches near Somolu?

There are some other nice beaches in close proximity to Somolu. The closest one is Bar Beach, which is only 8.5km (5.3miles) away from Somolu. Another fun beach near Somolu is Elegushi Beach, which is approximately 10.6km (6.6miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Somolu?

The average sea temperature around Somolu is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Somolu. However, 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 Somolu can be remarkably intense.

How is the diving and fishing close to Somolu?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Somolu: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Somolu...

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