Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near La Plaine, Dominica
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about La Plaine...
La Plaine is a coastal city in Dominica.
It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1332 people.
The water temperature around La Plaine is close to constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.9°C (78.6°F) in March up to 29°C (84.1°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 La Plaine 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 La Plaine?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around La Plaine is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to La Plaine. The next good one is Anse Couleuvre, which is about 33.9km (24.6miles) away from La Plaine. Click here
for directions and for more information on Anse Couleuvre and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near La Plaine are Anse Charpentier right
, which is approximately 39.6km (24.6miles) away, and Tartane
, located 45.4km (28.2miles) from La Plaine.
Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to La Plaine?
Not many beaches are located in close proximity to La Plaine. A good beach nearby is Vigie Beach
, which is almost 92.1km (57.2miles) away from La Plaine. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Pinneys Beach
, which is approximately 155.6km (96.6miles) away from La Plaine.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for La Plaine?
The average sea temperature around La Plaine is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with very little changes throughout 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 La Plaine. 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 La Plaine can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing near La Plaine?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters 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 La Plaine: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about La Plaine...
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