Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Toamasina, Madagascar
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Toamasina...
Toamasina is a coastal city in Madagascar.
It is a fairly mid-size city close to the water with a population of 206373 people.
The water temperature around Toamasina has moderate variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 24.5°C (76.1°F) in August up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of January, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Toamasina 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 Toamasina?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Toamasina is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Toamasina?
There are not many surf spots close to Toamasina. A spot that might be worth checking out is Ambila Lamentsa, which is about 51.8km (32.2miles) away from Toamasina. Click here
for more information on Ambila Lamentsa and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Toamasina are Corre
, which is ca 51.9km (32.2miles) away, and Aigrettes Right
, located approximately 424.8km (263.8miles) from Toamasina.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Toamasina. One that might be worth checking out is Canal des Pangalanes
, which is more than 30.7km (19miles) away from Toamasina. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Mahajanga
, roughly 265.3km (164.8miles) away from Toamasina.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Toamasina?
The average sea temperature around Toamasina is extremely warm, around 27°C (80°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Toamasina. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Toamasina can be particularly intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Toamasina?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters around Toamasina are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Toamasina: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Toamasina...
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