Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Point Fortin, Trinidad and Tobago
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Point Fortin...
Point Fortin is a coastal city in Trinidad and Tobago.
It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 19056 people.
The water temperature around Point Fortin has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 26.6°C (79.8°F) in May up to 29.2°C (84.5°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 Point Fortin 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 Point Fortin?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters near Point Fortin is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Point Fortin. The next good one is Mount Irvine Bay, which is 92.2km (57.3miles) away from Point Fortin. Click here
for directions and for more information on Mount Irvine Bay and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Accra Beach-Rockley Beach
, which is ca 244.4km (151.8miles) away from Point Fortin. Another surfspot is Accra Beach-Rockley Beach
, located approximately 244.4km (151.8miles) from Point Fortin.
Are there beautiful beaches located close to Point Fortin?
No, there are not many beaches near to Point Fortin. The next good one is Cedros
, which is 9.5km (5.9miles) away from Point Fortin. Another good beach near Point Fortin is Chaguaramas
, roughly 34.7km (21.6miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Point Fortin?
The average water temperature around Point Fortin is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Point Fortin. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Point Fortin can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Point Fortin?
Diving and fishing conditions are very similar year round. The waters around Point Fortin are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Point Fortin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.