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68 Logged Dives

Abo Almadafee أبو المدافع

ِAbu Almadafee is a great dive site containing a reef cave system, the reef cave is shallow with low current, this site a not visited often due to the relatively long travel time to get there, this only gives more reasons to visit the site! you will enjoy the adventures dives you will make over here for sure.

you are likely to run into some tiger sharks if you visit during the right time of the year, the reef cave also contains a great diversity of marine life as it creates a natural hideout


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Night Dive
  • Macro Spot
  • Wreck Dive
  • Cavern/Cave
  • Snorkeling

Level

  • Beginner
  • Advanced
  • Expert

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Freediving
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium
  • heavy

Maximum Depth

  • 19m

Visibility

  • 16m
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
Sharks
Tiger Shark
Sand Tiger Shark
Rays
Reef Manta
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Clownfish
Lionfish
Puffer Fish
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Tiger Shark
Sand Tiger Shark
Rays
Reef Manta
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Clownfish
Lionfish
Puffer Fish

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