Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near South Ofu Beach, American Samoa
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about South Ofu Beach...
South Ofu Beach is a beach in American Samoa.
The water temperature around South Ofu Beach is close to constant year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.7°C (81.8°F) in September up to 29.8°C (85.6°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since South Ofu Beach 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 South Ofu Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of August at South Ofu Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to South Ofu Beach?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to South Ofu Beach. A spot, which is not too far away, is Miri miri, which is almost 1213.7km (753.9miles) away from South Ofu Beach. Click here
for more information on Miri miri and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try faaroa
, which is ca 1221.9km (758.9miles) away from South Ofu Beach. Another surfspot is faaroa
, located ca 1221.9km (758.9miles) from South Ofu Beach.
Are there any other nice beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to South Ofu Beach. A beach, which is not too far away, is Haapai
, which is almost 521.7km (324miles) away from South Ofu Beach. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Tongatapu-Foui Faahina
, ca 602.2km (374miles) away from South Ofu Beach.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for South Ofu Beach?
The average water temperature at South Ofu Beach is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at South Ofu Beach. Nevertheless, 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 at South Ofu Beach can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to South Ofu Beach?
Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters at South Ofu Beach are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to South Ofu Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about South Ofu Beach...
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