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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tohautu, French Polynesia

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

Tohautu is a coastal city in French Polynesia. It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 2842 people. The water temperature around Tohautu has low variability year round. The temperature ranges from 25.9°C (78.7°F) in September up to 29°C (84.3°F) in the month of March, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Tohautu 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 Tohautu?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Tohautu is about:
28°C (83°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Tohautu. The nearest one is Vairao, which is 3.6km (3.3miles) away from Tohautu. Click here to check out more information on Vairao and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Tohautu are Faaone, which is approximately 5.3km (3.3miles) away, and Teahupoo, located roughly 9.1km (5.6miles) from Tohautu.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are near to Tohautu. A good beach nearby is Teahupoo, which is more than 7.5km (4.6miles) away from Tohautu. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out South Ofu Beach, ca 1384.4km (859.9miles) away from Tohautu.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Tohautu?

The average water temperature around Tohautu is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with no significant changes during 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 around Tohautu. However, 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 Tohautu can be particularly intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Tohautu?

Diving and fishing conditions change very little during the year. The waters around Tohautu are nearly almost 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 Tohautu: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Tohautu...

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