Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Acklins, Bahamas
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Acklins...
Acklins is an island in the Bahamas.
It is one of the islands of the Bahamas island group.
The water temperature around Acklins has low variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.1°C (77.1°F) in March up to 28.9°C (84°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Acklins 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 near Acklins?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters around Acklins is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Acklins. The closest decent spot is French Bay, which is 109.8km (68.2miles) away from Acklins. Click here
for directions and for more information on French Bay and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Sosua
, which is roughly 294.3km (182.8miles) away from Acklins. Another good surfspot is Sosua
, located 294.3km (182.8miles) from Acklins.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Acklins. The closest decent one is Île à Rat
, which is more than 213.6km (132.7miles) away from Acklins. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Labadee
, which is 217.4km (135miles) away from Acklins.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Acklins?
The average sea temperature around Acklins is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Acklins. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Acklins can be remarkably strong.
How is the diving and fishing near Acklins?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters around Acklins are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Acklins: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Acklins...
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