Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Anse La Raye, Saint Lucia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Anse La Raye...
Anse La Raye is a coastal city in Saint Lucia.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 1256 people.
The water temperature around Anse La Raye is almost steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.2°F) in March up to 28.9°C (84.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Anse La Raye 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 Anse La Raye?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Anse La Raye is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Anse La Raye?
There are not too many surf spots close to Anse La Raye. The closest decent spot is Petite Anse, which is roughly 37.5km (35.9miles) away from Anse La Raye. Click here
for directions and for more information on Petite Anse and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Anse La Raye are Tartane
, which is ca 57.7km (35.9miles) away, and Anse Charpentier right
, located approximately 59.6km (37miles) from Anse La Raye.
Are there beaches near Anse La Raye?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Anse La Raye. The next good one is Vigie Beach
, which is just 6.5km (4.1miles) away from Anse La Raye. Another beautiful beach near Anse La Raye is Mustique
, which is ca 74.3km (46.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Anse La Raye?
The average water temperature around Anse La Raye is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Anse La Raye. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Anse La Raye can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Anse La Raye?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Anse La Raye: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Anse La Raye...
Do you know what the the city Kalipang
in Indonesia, the city Saint-Prouant
in France, and the city Serta
in Portugal have in common with Anse La Raye? Click on the links to find out...