Scuba diving in Rangoon Wreck

Average: 95.12 ft
Maximum: 104.96 ft
Average: 98.4 ft
Maximum: 104.96 ft
Located near the mouth of Galle Harbor, the Rangoon is a shipwreck that lies at the depth of 32m/104ft. The SS Rangoon is 60m/196ft long and 1800 tons steamer built in 1863. Diving at this very interesting location is recommended for advanced divers.

When to go

Best time to dive the Rangoon wreck is from November to April when there is no monsoon season. The average water temperature throughout the year is around 28C/82F. The air temperature ranges between 25-35C/77-95F all year long. The visibility of the water at this site is 32m/104ft.

What to see

Galle Harbour features full array of reef species including several types of jelly fish, javanese rabbitfish, grey snappers and bluefin trevally.

Reachable from

Unawatuna, Hikkaduwa

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