Expect conditions to be cold for most of the year and the water to hover around the 8 - 18 degree's celcius mark for most of the year. The waters in South Africa include: The Atlantic Ocean and the Indian Ocean where both bodies of water meet symbolically at the Cape of Good Hope, a place of turbulent waters. Shark Diving is a noted dive-sport here in South Africa. The waters are typically of good visibility and the waters are in the intermediate temperature zone.
The Shark Diving beckons...
South Africa has a warm sub-tropical climate for much of the summer period wherever you stay in this country. Being in the southern hemisphere and sitting low in the latitude plane, far south of the equator.
The trend for diving in South Africa is likely to be either resort, club or independent-based dive teams.
Hyperbaric Chamber facilities are currently unknown in South Africa. Expect them to be in the major cities only. There are ???.