33.0572, -16.2798

31 Logged Dives

Poiso Velho

Exceptional diving, but which can be demanding due to strong current. It starts at 15m and goes up to 36m. Visibility between 20m and 30m. The wall descends abruptly north, forming arenas with huge isolated stones. In the wall, there is a small cave. The east slope goes down gently to 36m.

Large groupers, whiting, deer asparagus, snapper, charioteer, encharéus, patrollers, moray eels, snorers, giant anemones, rays and mice, barracudas, chips.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off

Level

  • Advanced

Programs

  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 30m

Visibility

  • 20m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Rays
Stingrays
Electric Ray
Fishes
Barracuda
Wrasse
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Rays
Stingrays
Electric Ray
Fishes
Barracuda
Wrasse

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