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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Supertubes J-Bay, South Africa

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Supertubes J-Bay...

Supertubes J-Bay is a surf spot in South Africa. The water temperature around Supertubes J-Bay has average variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12.3°C (54.1°F) in December up to 21.1°C (69.9°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Supertubes J-Bay 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 Supertubes J-Bay?

The current water temperature in the month of June at Supertubes J-Bay is approximately:
18°C (64°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Supertubes J-Bay. The closest one is The Point, which is 0.2km (0.1miles) away from Supertubes J-Bay. Click here to check out more information on The Point and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Supertubes J-Bay is Kitchen windows, which is ca 2.1km (1.3miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close to Supertubes J-Bay?

Yes, there are a few other nice beaches in close proximity to Supertubes J-Bay. The nearest one is Jeffreys Bay Beach, which is only 0.9km (0.5miles) away from Supertubes J-Bay. Another beach near Supertubes J-Bay is Paradise Beach, which is approximately 3.7km (2.3miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Supertubes J-Bay?

The water temperature at Supertubes J-Bay is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Supertubes J-Bay. However, during November, December, and January, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 12°C (54°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Supertubes J-Bay?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during November, December, and January. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during December, January, and February when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Supertubes J-Bay: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Supertubes J-Bay...

Do you know what the the city Grand-Champ in France, the city Kilmacanoge in Ireland, and the city Nasum in Sweden have in common with Supertubes J-Bay? Click on the links to find out...