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

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

Stanger is a coastal city in South Africa. It is a relatively average coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 59899 people. The water temperature around Stanger changes moderately year round. The temperature ranges from 19.9°C (67.9°F) in September up to 24.6°C (76.2°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Stanger 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 Stanger?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Stanger is approximately:
21°C (70°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Stanger. The closest one is Ballito, which is just 15.2km (12.2miles) away from Stanger. Click here for directions and for more information on Ballito and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Stanger are Tongaat, which is ca 19.7km (12.2miles) away, and Bronze Beach, located ca 29.4km (18.3miles) from Stanger.

Are there beaches located close to Stanger?

No, not many beaches are located close to Stanger. A good beach nearby is Ponto DOuro, which is more than 202.1km (125.5miles) away from Stanger. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Kidds Beach, which is roughly 336.3km (208.9miles) away from Stanger.

What wetsuit do I need for Stanger?

The average water temperature around Stanger is relatively warm, around 22°C (72°F), with very little variations throughout the year. This is why only a light wetsuit (2mm, 2/3mm) or a springsuit might be needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Stanger. However, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 2/3mm fullsuit. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You could possibly be fine without a wetsuit during warm days in the summer, particularly in the months of December, January, and February.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Stanger?

Fishing and diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters are always warm, reaching temperatures between 20 and 25°C (67-76°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Stanger: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Stanger...

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