Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Holetown, Barbados
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Holetown...
Holetown is a coastal city in Barbados.
It is a fairly dense city close to the water with a population of 1350 people.
The water temperature around Holetown is almost steady year round.
The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.7°F) in March up to 28.6°C (83.4°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Holetown 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 Holetown?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Holetown is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Holetown?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Holetown. The closest one is Church Point, which is only 0.4km (0.6miles) away from Holetown. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Church Point and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Holetown are Sandy Lane
, which is 1km (0.6miles) away, and Tropicana
, located roughly 2.3km (1.4miles) from Holetown.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are some beautiful beaches close to Holetown. The closest one is Sandy Beach
, which is only 0.9km (0.5miles) away from Holetown. Another fun beach near Holetown is Paynes Bay
, which is roughly 1.5km (0.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Holetown?
The average sea temperature around Holetown is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Holetown. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Holetown can be very strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Holetown?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (74-83°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Holetown: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Holetown...
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