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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jacmel, Haiti

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jacmel...

Jacmel is a beach in Haiti. The water temperature around Jacmel has slight variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in March up to 30.3°C (86.5°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Jacmel 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 at Jacmel?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Jacmel is about:
27°C (81°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Jacmel. A spot, which is not too far away, is El chinchorro, which is 165.9km (103miles) away from Jacmel. Click here for directions and for more information on El chinchorro and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Encuentro, which is ca 172.8km (107.3miles) away from Jacmel. Another fun surfspot is Encuentro, located ca 172.8km (107.3miles) from Jacmel.

Are there any other beaches near by?

No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Jacmel. One beach, which is not too far away, is Montrouis, which is 50.8km (31.6miles) away from Jacmel. Another nice beach near Jacmel is La Trompeuse, 59.1km (36.7miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Jacmel?

The average water temperature at Jacmel is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Jacmel. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Jacmel can be particularly strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Jacmel?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant during the year. The waters at Jacmel are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Jacmel: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Jacmel...

Do you know what the the city Pietra la Croce in Italy, the city Bastia in France, and Ruapuke Basin have in common with Jacmel? Click on the links to find out...