Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tortola-Apple Bay, British Virgin Islands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tortola-Apple Bay...
Tortola-Apple Bay is a surf spot in British Virgin Islands.
The water temperature around Tortola-Apple Bay has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.6°C (78.1°F) in February up to 28.5°C (83.3°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Tortola-Apple Bay 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 Tortola-Apple Bay?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Tortola-Apple Bay is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Tortola-Apple Bay. The nearest one is Tortola-Cane Garden Bay, Tortola, which is 2.8km (1.7miles) away from Tortola-Apple Bay. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tortola-Cane Garden Bay, Tortola and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Tortola-Apple Bay is Lava Flow
, which is approximately 6.5km (4miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
Yes, there are more beaches in close proximity to Tortola-Apple Bay. The closest one is Trunk Bay
, which is just 6.1km (3.8miles) away from Tortola-Apple Bay. Another beautiful beach near Tortola-Apple Bay is Magens Bay
, which is 15.4km (9.6miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Tortola-Apple Bay?
The average water temperature at Tortola-Apple Bay is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Tortola-Apple Bay. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Tortola-Apple Bay can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Tortola-Apple Bay?
Diving and fishing conditions are very constant during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (74-83°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Tortola-Apple Bay: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Tortola-Apple Bay...
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