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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vivier, Senegal

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

Vivier is a surf spot in Senegal. The water temperature around Vivier has extreme variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 18.1°C (64.5°F) in March up to 28.5°C (83.3°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Vivier is located in the northern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature at Vivier?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Vivier is ca:
21°C (71°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Vivier. The closest one is No Return, which is just 0.1km (0.1miles) away from Vivier. Click here for more information on No Return and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Vivier is Club Med, which is 0.4km (0.3miles) away.

Are there white sand beaches in proximity to Vivier?

Not many beaches are located close to Vivier. A good beach nearby is Fajara, which is 103.8km (64.5miles) away from Vivier. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Bakau, which is 104.2km (64.7miles) away from Vivier.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Vivier?

The sea temperature at Vivier is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (83°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to approximately 18°C (65°F). During this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Vivier?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during fall when temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (74-83°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Vivier: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Vivier...

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