Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Falmouth, Antigua and Barbuda
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Falmouth...
Falmouth is a coastal city in Antigua and Barbuda.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 619 people.
The water temperature around Falmouth is almost constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in March up to 28.9°C (84°F) in the month of October, 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 , since Falmouth 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 Falmouth?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Falmouth is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Falmouth. A spot that might be worth checking out is Anse Bertrand, which is roughly 42.3km (27.3miles) away from Falmouth. Click here
for more information on Anse Bertrand and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Falmouth are Antigues Cape
, which is approximately 44km (27.3miles) away, and Port louis
, located ca 44.3km (27.5miles) from Falmouth.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are not many beaches in close proximity to Falmouth. The closest decent beach is Pinneys Beach
, which is 56.7km (35.2miles) away from Falmouth. Another beach near Falmouth is Frigate Bay
, approximately 62.4km (38.7miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Falmouth?
The average sea temperature around Falmouth 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. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Falmouth. 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 Falmouth can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Falmouth?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters around Falmouth are always 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 Falmouth: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Falmouth...
Do you know what the the city Venasca
in Italy, the city Rancaseneng
in Indonesia, and Ginger Basin
have in common with Falmouth? Click on the links to find out...