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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Wete, Tanzania

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

Wete is a coastal city in Tanzania. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 26450 people. The water temperature around Wete varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 25.1°C (77.1°F) in August up to 29.6°C (85.2°F) in the month of December, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Wete 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 Wete?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Wete is approximately:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Wete. The next good one is Nungwi, which is more than 54.5km (33.9miles) away from Wete. Click here for directions and for more information on Nungwi and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Coco beach, which is roughly 122.4km (76miles) away from Wete. Another fun surfspot is Coco beach, located ca 122.4km (76miles) from Wete.

Are there beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Wete. The next good one is Diani Beach, which is just 54.4km (33.8miles) away from Wete. Another fun beach near Wete is Tiwi Beach, ca 57.5km (35.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Wete?

The average water temperature around Wete is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Wete. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Wete can be very intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Wete?

Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant year round. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Wete: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Wete...

Do you know what the the city Tanjung Utara in Indonesia, the city Kayankulam in India, and the city Salanda in Sweden have in common with Wete? Click on the links to find out...