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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Maroon Town, Jamaica

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Maroon Town...

Maroon Town is a coastal city in Jamaica. It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3085 people. The water temperature around Maroon Town has low variability year round. The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.7°F) in March up to 29.3°C (84.7°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Maroon Town 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 Maroon Town?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters near Maroon Town is about:
28°C (82°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Maroon Town. A good spot nearby is Long bay, which is more than 98.9km (61.4miles) away from Maroon Town. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Long bay and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Sosua, which is ca 483.5km (300.3miles) away from Maroon Town. Another fun surfspot is Sosua, located ca 483.5km (300.3miles) from Maroon Town.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, not many beaches are in proximity to Maroon Town. The next good one is Port-Salut, which is 254.8km (158.2miles) away from Maroon Town. If you have some extra time, you can also check out La Trompeuse, ca 286.3km (177.8miles) away from Maroon Town.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Maroon Town?

The average water temperature around Maroon Town is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Maroon Town. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Maroon Town can be particularly intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Maroon Town?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Maroon Town: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Maroon Town...

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