Nassau Water Temperature

Nassau is the capital of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas and this sunny, former British colony is one of the most interesting places to visit in the Caribbean. The city is located on New Providence, one of several islands that make up the Bahamas, and over 70% of the population live here.


There are daily flights to Nassau from Canada and the US, and also from the UK, so reaching the town from almost any area of the world is relatively simple. Visit Bay Street to admire colonial buildings and take the scenic Woodes Rogers Walk, or dine in style in one of the many excellent restaurants where seafood and shellfish and Bahamian dishes like conch fritters are a speciality. Be sure to explore the Pirate Museum, or simply relax with a cool drink on Junkanoo Beach.
Nassau is a town close to caribbean sea. August is the month with the hottest water temperature at 85.6°F / 29.8°C. The coldest month is February with an ø water temperature of 75.4°F / 24.1°C. March is the month with the lowest precipitation of 0.1in / 2.7mm and September with the highest precipitation in a year with 5.5in / 138.8mm. The avg. air temperature is around 82.8°F / 28.2°C, August is the month with the highest temperature. January is the coolest with 72°F / 22.2°C average air temperature. January, February, March, December would be the best time to visit. tropical monsoon climate would be the climate here.

Nassau Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature 80.6 °F / 27 °C
Warmest Month Water Temperature: August with 85.6°F / 29.8°C
Coldest Month Water Temperature: February with 75.4°F / 24.1°C
Warmest Month Air Temperature: August with 82.8°F / 28.2°C
Coldest Month Air Temperature: January with 72°F / 22.2°C
Wettest Month: September with 138.8in / 138.8mm
Highest Humidity September with 78.7%
Lowest Humidity March with 68%
Best Time to Visit: January, February, March, December
Climate Classification tropical monsoon climate

Nassau Water Temperature

Nassau,Bahamas: The current water temperature 80.6 °F

The temperature is suitable for swimming

Nassau water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature

(°F)

ø. Water

Temperature

(°F)

Min. Water

Temperature

(°F)

January

76.8 75.9 75.4

February

75.7 75.4 75

March

76.5 75.9 75.2

April

78.3 77.4 76.3
May 80.8 79.3 78.1

June

83.8 82.6 80.8

July

85.5 84.6 83.7

August

85.8 85.5 85.3

September

85.5 85.1 84.4

October

84.6 83.3 81.7

November

81.7 80.1 78.4

December

78.4 77.7 76.8

Nassau,Bahamas: The current water temperature 27 °C

The temperature is suitable for swimming

Nassau water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature

(°C)

ø. Water

Temperature

(°C)

Min. Water

Temperature

(°C)

January

24.9 24.4 24.1

February

24.3 24.1 23.9

March

24.7 24.4 24

April

25.7 25.2 24.6
May 27.1 26.3 25.6

June

28.8 28.1 27.1

July

29.7 29.2 28.7

August

29.9 29.7 29.6

September

29.7 29.5 29.1

October

29.2 28.5 27.6

November

27.6 26.7 25.8

December

25.8 25.4 24.9
The hottest water temperature typically reached in August with around 85.6°F / 29.8°C. The coldest in February with an average water temperature of 75.4°F / 24.1°C.

Swimmers and water sports lovers adore Nassau, and its warm waters are a real treat. From a low of 73F or 23C in January and February to a high of around 82F or 28C from June right through to September, the seas are bath water warm and perfect for a wide range of activities. Add the clear, blue waters, the wonderful dive sites and shipwrecks that dot the area and there really is nowhere to compare. Surfing is extremely popular and there are some exceptional surfing spots close to Nassau.


Nassau Weather Forecast for the next 14 Days

Date Weather High Temp. Low Temp. Rain? Windspeed Precipitation Humidity
Nov 30.
Patchy rain nearby
77 °F
25 °C
63 °F
17 °C
77 %
13.7 mph
22 km/h
0 inch
1 mm
76%
Dec 01.
Moderate rain
79 °F
26 °C
77 °F
25 °C
84 %
14.9 mph
24 km/h
0.2 inch
5.3 mm
75%
Dec 02.
Partly Cloudy
77 °F
25 °C
75 °F
24 °C
0 %
9.9 mph
16 km/h
0 inch
0.1 mm
79%
Dec 03.
Patchy rain nearby
77 °F
25 °C
77 °F
25 °C
65 %
13.7 mph
22 km/h
0 inch
0.2 mm
81%
Dec 04.
Patchy rain nearby
77 °F
25 °C
73 °F
23 °C
85 %
17.4 mph
28 km/h
0.1 inch
3.4 mm
77%
Dec 05.
Patchy rain nearby
72 °F
22 °C
57 °F
14 °C
76 %
16.2 mph
26 km/h
0 inch
0.4 mm
62%
Dec 06.
Patchy rain nearby
72 °F
22 °C
54 °F
12 °C
69 %
12.4 mph
20 km/h
0 inch
1.2 mm
64%
Date Weather High Temp. Low Temp. Rain? Windspeed Precipitation Humidity
Dec 07.
Patchy rain nearby
72 °F
22 °C
64 °F
18 °C
84 %
21.7 mph
35 km/h
0 inch
0.7 mm
73%
Dec 08.
Patchy rain nearby
73 °F
23 °C
55 °F
13 °C
88 %
18.6 mph
30 km/h
0.1 inch
2.3 mm
73%
Dec 09.
Partly Cloudy
72 °F
22 °C
57 °F
14 °C
0 %
13.7 mph
22 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
50%
Dec 10.
Patchy rain nearby
70 °F
21 °C
55 °F
13 °C
85 %
15.5 mph
25 km/h
0 inch
0.6 mm
63%
Dec 11.
Patchy rain nearby
73 °F
23 °C
72 °F
22 °C
66 %
21.1 mph
34 km/h
0 inch
0.7 mm
66%
Dec 12.
Partly Cloudy
77 °F
25 °C
75 °F
24 °C
0 %
16.8 mph
27 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
76%
Dec 12.
Partly Cloudy
77 °F
25 °C
75 °F
24 °C
0 %
16.8 mph
27 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
76%

Nassau weather by month

Max.

Temperature

(°F)

ø.

Temperature

(°F)

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(inch)

Rainy Days

(day)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

77.2 72 68 8.9 0 70.6%

February

78.1 72.7 68 15.3 0 70.4%

March

79.3 73.6 68.9 2.7 0 68%

April

81.9 75.9 71.2 13.1 0 69.2%

May

83.1 78.1 73.4 50.2 3.8 73.4%

June

85.5 81 76.6 94.2 14.9 78.3%

July

86.9 82.6 79 92.5 16.6 76%

August

87.1 82.8 79.2 127 19.6 76.9%

September

85.8 81.7 78.3 138.8 22.2 78.7%

October

84.2 79.7 75.7 134.2 0 77.1%

November

81 76.1 72 39.5 2.6 71.2%

December

78.3 74.3 70 27 1.3 72.7%
Max.

Temperature

(°C)

ø.

Temperature

(°C)

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(days)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

25.1 22.2 20 8.9 0 70.6%

February

25.6 22.6 20 15.3 0 70.4%

March

26.3 23.1 20.5 2.7 0 68%

April

27.7 24.4 21.8 13.1 0 69.2%

May

28.4 25.6 23 50.2 3.8 73.4%

June

29.7 27.2 24.8 94.2 14.9 78.3%

July

30.5 28.1 26.1 92.5 16.6 76%

August

30.6 28.2 26.2 127 19.6 76.9%

September

29.9 27.6 25.7 138.8 22.2 78.7%

October

29 26.5 24.3 134.2 0 77.1%

November

27.2 24.5 22.2 39.5 2.6 71.2%

December

25.7 23.5 21.1 27 1.3 72.7%
March is the most draught at 0.1in / 2.7mm and September the month with the most rain around 5.5in / 138.8mm. The avg. temperature is around 82.8°F / 28.2°C, August is the hottest month in a year. January is the coolest with 72°F / 22.2°C avg. temperature.

Best time to visit Nassau

Any time is a terrific time to visit Nassau. The Bahamas has a tropical monsoon climate with hot, sunny days in summer and warm winters. Typical temperatures range from 79F or 26C in January and February to 89.8F or 31.6C in August. The highest rainfall is in June and August but this normally means late afternoon downpours which are over quickly and which counteract any humidity, or night time rain showers which give way to bright, fresh mornings.Pack plenty of sunscreen and light, cotton clothing and swimwear. Take a lightweight waterproof jacket in case of occasional showers.

The top attractions in Nassau

The Bahamas has a chequered history and pirates and the slave trade are notable areas. Discover more about the history of the region, including when Edward Teach – more commonly known as Blackbeard – sailed the coastal waters at the Pirate Museum. Fort Fincastle dates from 1793 and kids will enjoy seeing the cannons that used to protect the town, while the tame parakeets at Ardastra Zoo and Conservation Centre will keep everyone happy for hours. Cable Beach is a long stretch of golden sand where you can swim and sunbathe in style, or try surfing from the Abaco Islands or Eleuthera; there are surf spots suitable for all levels and plenty of organised boat trips to.

Activities & POI in Nassau

Type of Activity List
Beach Love Beach, Cable beach, Junkanoo Beach
Marina for Sailing, Boat adventures, fishing Sea Breeze Canal, Coral Harbour Canal, Venice Bay Canal & Marina, Coral Harbour Marina & Canal, Albany Resort Marina, Sandyport Marina Village & Resort, Old Fort Bay Marina & Yacht Club, Lyford Cay Yacht Club Canals & Marina
Attraction Bonefish Pond National Park, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, Primeval Forest National Park, Adelaide Village, Pirates of Nassau, Queens Staircase, Arawak Cay, Gregoryu00e2u0080u0099s Arch, Fort Charlotte, Albany Golf Course, Nassau Cruise Port, Straw Market, Rawson Square, Festival Place, Parliament Square, Centreville Estate, Nassau Botanical Gardens, Fish Fry at Arawak Cay, Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, Fort Fincastle (Bennet's Hill)
Golf Course Albany Golf Course, Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course

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