Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Accra Beach, Barbados
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Accra Beach...
Accra Beach is a beach in Barbados.
The water temperature around Accra Beach changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 22.8°C (73.1°F) in August up to 28.6°C (83.5°F) in the month of April, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Accra Beach 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 at Accra Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Accra Beach is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Accra Beach. A good spot nearby is Baobab, which is 1286.2km (798.9miles) away from Accra Beach. Click here
to check out more information on Baobab and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Yoff Plage
, which is roughly 1317.5km (818.3miles) away from Accra Beach. Another surfspot is Yoff Plage
, located 1317.5km (818.3miles) from Accra Beach.
Are there any other white sand beaches close by?
There are a few beautiful beaches close to Accra Beach. The nearest one is Labadi Beach
, which is 4.3km (2.7miles) away from Accra Beach. Another good beach near Accra Beach is Assinie
, which is roughly 216.8km (134.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Accra Beach?
The sea temperature at Accra Beach is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (83°F) in the months of March, April, and May. During this time, in the spring, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late summer, temperatures drop down to approximately 23°C (73°F). During these months, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light top . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Accra Beach?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F) during summer. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during spring when water temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (74-83°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Accra Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.