Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Charlestown, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Charlestown...
Charlestown is a coastal city in Saint Kitts and Nevis.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 1538 people.
The water temperature around Charlestown is nearly constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.6°C (78.1°F) in March up to 28.5°C (83.4°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 Charlestown 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 Charlestown?
The current water temperature in the month of October near Charlestown is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Charlestown?
There are not many surf spots close to Charlestown. A spot that might be worth checking out is La Perle, which is just 78km (49.8miles) away from Charlestown. Click here
for more information on La Perle and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Charlestown are Dolphins
, which is ca 80.2km (49.8miles) away, and Antigues Cape
, located 86.2km (53.5miles) from Charlestown.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
There are some beaches close to Charlestown. The nearest one is Pinneys Beach
, which is 1.9km (1.2miles) away from Charlestown. Another nice beach near Charlestown is Frigate Bay
, which is ca 11.2km (7miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Charlestown?
The average sea temperature around Charlestown 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 water temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Charlestown. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Charlestown can be very strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Charlestown?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters around Charlestown are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (74-83°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Charlestown: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Charlestown...
Do you know what the the city Binissalem
in Spain, the city Gross Schenkenberg
in Germany, and the city Balsorano
in Italy have in common with Charlestown? Click on the links to find out...