Curacao, a perfect place to enjoy a sun-downer after a full day of diving.
Diving in Curacao, a preferred diving destination in The Caribbean. Just like its neighbor islands, Aruba and Bonaire, Curacao has excellent diving sites and temperatures between 26 and 30 degrees on average.
Diving in Curacao is an excellent choice
This Caribbean island has a great number of amazing coral reefs. You also will see underwater steep cliff walls and sunken ships. The island’s dive sites are protected from strong currents, and the sea water is warm all year round, making this a great place for those who want to “blow their first bubbles” or learn new diving skills. Most of Curaçao’s dive sites are accessible from the coast and most resorts have beautiful coral reefs to explore. Boat diving / Liveaboard is, however, the preferred way chosen for diving excursions in large numbers of operators on the island. Curacao has recently been awarded several dive authorizations.
There are several diving schools to choose from, but you can take your PADI Deep Diver and Digital Underwater Photographer courses here to get the most out of Curacao diving with the PADI Wreck Diver if you plan to visit the island.
What are the seasons like in Curacao?
Curacao has consistently good weather all year round. April to June has calm weather, while January to March experiences occasional winter showers. The average temperatures are between 26-30 °. It can be a little warmer in the summer, and if it rains, it will be from October to February. Curacao is located on the outer edge of the hurricane belt and the island is usually unaffected during the Caribbean hurricane season. The hot water in Curaçao has an average temperature of 25 ° C in winter and 27 ° C in summer. In addition, the island has clear water with average visibility from 16-30 m.
Where to stay in Curacao?
Links to more Curacao and other diving sites at traveltalk
- Diving at the Maldives. Preferred diving destination.
- The official website for Curacao
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