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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tube Wave, South Africa

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tube Wave...

Tube Wave is a surf spot in South Africa. The water temperature around Tube Wave is almost steady throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12.3°C (54.1°F) in March up to 14.6°C (58.3°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Tube Wave 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 Tube Wave?

The current water temperature in the month of March at Tube Wave is about:
12°C (54°F)

Are there any other surf spots near Tube Wave?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Tube Wave. The closest one is 3de Steen, which is only 3.3km (2.1miles) away from Tube Wave. Click here for more information on 3de Steen and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Tube Wave is 11th Ave Melkbos Strand, which is 4.1km (2.5miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches near Tube Wave?

Yes, there are some other nice beaches close to Tube Wave. The nearest one is Melkbosstrand, which is only 0.9km (0.6miles) away from Tube Wave. Another nice beach near Tube Wave is Bloubergstrand, which is roughly 5.4km (3.3miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Tube Wave?

The average water temperature at Tube Wave is definitely cold, around 13°C (56°F), with very little variations during the year. That is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Tube Wave. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are February, March, and April. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the summer, particularly in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Tube Wave?

Diving and fishing conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters at Tube Wave are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (49-58°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Tube Wave: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Tube Wave...

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