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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Yenagoa, Nigeria

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

Yenagoa is a coastal city in Nigeria. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 24335 people. The water temperature around Yenagoa has low variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.7°F) in August up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of April, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Yenagoa 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 near Yenagoa?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters close to Yenagoa is approximately:
28°C (82°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Yenagoa. The next good one is Ovahimba Point, which is 1689.9km (1049.6miles) away from Yenagoa. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Ovahimba Point and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Saint Louis, which is 1695.8km (1053.3miles) away from Yenagoa. Another surfspot is Saint Louis, located ca 1695.8km (1053.3miles) from Yenagoa.

Are there beaches near by?

No, not many beaches are close to Yenagoa. A good beach nearby is Port Harcourt Tourist Beach, which is almost 54.4km (33.8miles) away from Yenagoa. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Eleko Beach, ca 196km (121.7miles) away from Yenagoa.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Yenagoa?

The average water temperature around Yenagoa is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Yenagoa. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Yenagoa can be remarkably intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Yenagoa?

Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters around Yenagoa are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Yenagoa: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Yenagoa...

Do you know what the the city San Marcellino in Italy, the city Glusburn in United Kingdom, and the city Dorp Rincon in Bonaire have in common with Yenagoa? Click on the links to find out...