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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vredenburg, South Africa

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

Vredenburg is a coastal city in South Africa. The water temperature around Vredenburg is almost constant during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.4°C (56.2°F) in June up to 16.9°C (62.4°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Vredenburg 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 Vredenburg?

The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Vredenburg is ca:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Vredenburg. The closest decent spot is Heaven, which is roughly 14.1km (28.3miles) away from Vredenburg. Click here for more information on Heaven and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Vredenburg are Elands Bay, which is approximately 45.5km (28.3miles) away, and Gas Chambers, located approximately 53.2km (33.1miles) from Vredenburg.

Are there white sand beaches in proximity to Vredenburg?

There are not many beaches close to Vredenburg. The next good one is Elands Bay, which is 46.1km (28.6miles) away from Vredenburg. Another gorgeous beach near Vredenburg is Melkbosstrand, which is approximately 62.1km (38.6miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Vredenburg?

The average sea temperature around Vredenburg is relatively chilly, around 15°C (59°F), with very little changes during the year. Because of this, a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Vredenburg. However, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are May, June, and Jul. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the summer, particularly in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the diving and fishing near Vredenburg?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters around Vredenburg are always cool, reaching temperatures between 12 and 17°C (53-62°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Vredenburg: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Vredenburg...

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