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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near South Reef

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about South Reef...

South Reef is a geographical landform. The water temperature around South Reef has low variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.5°F) in March up to 29.5°C (85.2°F) in the month of April, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since South Reef 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 South Reef?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around South Reef is ca:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are close to South Reef. A good spot nearby is Pundakit, which is more than 455.9km (283.2miles) away from South Reef. Click here for directions and for more information on Pundakit and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing High 5 Lahar, which is roughly 460.8km (286.2miles) away from South Reef. Another fun surfspot is High 5 Lahar, located 460.8km (286.2miles) from South Reef.

Are there white sand beaches located close to South Reef?

Not many beaches are located in proximity to South Reef. The closest decent one is Nagtabon Beach, which is 313.7km (194.8miles) away from South Reef. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Puerto Princesa, which is 322km (200miles) away from South Reef.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for South Reef?

The average sea temperature at South Reef is extremely warm, around 29°C (83°F), with very little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at South Reef. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at South Reef can be remarkably strong.

How is the diving and fishing near South Reef?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to South Reef: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about South Reef...

Do you know what the the city Capel Saint Mary in United Kingdom, the city Sallama in Israel, and the city Cucujaes in Portugal have in common with South Reef? Click on the links to find out...