Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Trinidad...
Trinidad is an island in Trinidad and Tobago.
It is located in the Lesser Antilles island group.
The water temperature around Trinidad is almost constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.3°C (77.5°F) in January up to 29°C (84.2°F) in the month of November, 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 late fall, since Trinidad 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 Trinidad?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Trinidad is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Trinidad. The closest decent spot is Mount Irvine Bay, which is more than 60.8km (37.8miles) away from Trinidad. Click here
for more information on Mount Irvine Bay and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Accra Beach-Rockley Beach
, which is roughly 213.7km (132.7miles) away from Trinidad. Another surfspot is Accra Beach-Rockley Beach
, located approximately 213.7km (132.7miles) from Trinidad.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches close to Trinidad. The closest decent beach is Mayaro Bay
, which is just 23.7km (14.7miles) away from Trinidad. Another beach near Trinidad is Maracas Beach
, 25km (15.5miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Trinidad?
The average water temperature around Trinidad is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with no significant variations 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 Trinidad. Nevertheless, 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 Trinidad can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Trinidad?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little year round. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Trinidad: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Trinidad...
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