Beach Weather in Watamu Beach, Watamu, Kenya

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 27° 25° 28° 32° 31° 29° 28°
70% 71% 86% 30% 35% 22% 18% 13%
0.1mm 0.6mm 1.9mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 28° 27° 29° 31° 32° 29° 28°
22% 33% 82% 40% 75% 18% 13% 19%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.5mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 28° 28° 30° 31° 31° 30° 28°
42% 95% 53% 72% 72% 24% 20% 10%
0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 28° 27° 30° 30° 31° 30° 28°
9% 25% 71% 73% 86% 25% 23% 42%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 27° 27° 30° 32° 32° 29° 28°
64% 82% 83% 29% 9% 8% 7% 8%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 27° 27° 30° 32° 31° 29° 28°
26% 70% 73% 52% 15% 13% 11% 9%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 28° 27° 30° 32° 31° 29° 29°
14% 57% 73% 72% 16% 17% 22% 21%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
12
kmh
7
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
22
kmh
17
kmh
15
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
1.0m
1.0m
0.8m
7.3s 7.3s 7.3s 7.2s 7.2s 7.2s 7.2s 7.1s
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
6
kmh
12
kmh
18
kmh
22
kmh
21
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
8.3s 6.9s 6.9s 6.8s 6.8s 6.7s 6.7s 8.7s
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
11
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
0.8m
0.6m
0.5m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
8.8s 8.8s 8.8s 4.1s 4.4s 8.4s 8.3s 8.3s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
14
kmh
20
kmh
26
kmh
27
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
8.3s 8.4s 6.0s 5.9s 5.9s 8.9s 8.7s 8.2s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21
kmh
15
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
19
kmh
28
kmh
24
kmh
24
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
1.0m
1.0m
8.5s 8.6s 4.6s 5.3s 8.8s 9.0s 9.1s 11.0s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20
kmh
14
kmh
9
kmh
12
kmh
22
kmh
29
kmh
25
kmh
26
kmh
1.0m
0.8m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
10.9s 10.8s 5.3s 5.6s 5.8s 10.0s 10.0s 9.9s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
20
kmh
13
kmh
18
kmh
22
kmh
23
kmh
27
kmh
21
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
1.1m
0.8m
1.0m
1.0m
1.2m
9.8s 9.8s 9.7s 6.1s 9.5s 9.2s 9.1s 9.0s
Wed 28th February
6:01 AM 12:04 PM 6:16 PM
3.20 0.50 3.30
Thu 29th February
12:22 AM 6:26 AM 12:27 PM 6:42 PM
0.60 3.00 0.60 3.20
Fri 1st March
12:50 AM 6:50 AM 12:51 PM 7:08 PM
0.70 2.90 0.70 3.10
Sat 2nd March
1:21 AM 7:17 AM 1:16 PM 7:39 PM
0.90 2.70 0.90 2.90
Sun 3rd March
1:56 AM 7:48 AM 1:45 PM 8:20 PM
1.10 2.40 1.10 2.70
Mon 4th March
2:48 AM 8:33 AM 2:28 PM 9:31 PM
1.40 2.10 1.40 2.50
Tue 5th March
4:40 AM 10:33 AM 4:13 PM 11:53 PM
1.60 1.90 1.60 2.40
Wed 28th February
32°
2.6mm
13kmh SSE
43%
Thu 29th February
32°
0.5mm
12kmh SE
37%
Fri 1st March
32°
0.1mm
14kmh ESE
48%
Sat 2nd March
32°
0.1mm
15kmh E
44%
Sun 3rd March
32°
0.0mm
20kmh E
36%
Mon 4th March
32°
0.0mm
21kmh ENE
33%
Tue 5th March
32°
0.0mm
23kmh ENE
36%
Wed 6th March
32°
1.1mm
12kmh ENE
40%
Thu 7th March
33°
0.0mm
19kmh E
43%
Fri 8th March
32°
0.0mm
16kmh ESE
36%
Sat 9th March
33°
0.0mm
13kmh ESE
38%
Sun 10th March
32°
0.0mm
17kmh SE
37%
Mon 11th March
32°
0.0mm
17kmh E
27%
Tue 12th March
32°
0.1mm
19kmh NE
50%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 32° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 6 days of very light rain with an average of 0.8mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 39%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Watamu Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Holiday at Watamu Beach, Watamu, Malindi, Kenya

Watamu Beach is a beautiful and pristine beach located in Watamu, a small coastal town in the Malindi region of Kenya. This beach is famous for its powdery white sand and crystal-clear turquoise waters that attract tourists from all over the world. With its stunning natural beauty and diverse marine life, Watamu Beach offers an unforgettable beach holiday experience.

Beach Type

Watamu Beach boasts soft and powdery white sand, making it perfect for sunbathing, walking along the shoreline, or playing beach games. The area also features rocky outcrops and coral reefs close to the shore which provide excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts.

Recommended Beach Activities

  1. Snorkeling and Diving: The presence of rocks and coral reefs at Watamu Beach make it an ideal spot for snorkeling and diving. These underwater structures attract various species of colorful fish, turtles, dolphins, and other marine creatures. Visitors can explore the vibrant underwater world by joining a guided tour or renting equipment from nearby dive shops.

  2. Beach Walks: The long stretch of powdery white sand at Watamu Beach is perfect for leisurely strolls along the shoreline. Visitors can enjoy the gentle sea breeze while taking in views of the sparkling ocean during sunrise or sunset.

  3. Kite Surfing: Due to its consistent winds throughout the year, Watamu Beach is a popular spot for kite surfing enthusiasts. There are several kite surfing schools in the area that offer lessons for beginners as well as equipment rentals.

  4. Deep-Sea Fishing: For those who enjoy fishing, Watamu is known as one of Kenya's best deep-sea fishing destinations. Numerous fishing charters operate out of Watamu offering full-day trips to catch marlin, sailfish, tuna, and other game fish.

  5. Dolphin Watching: Watamu is home to resident populations of dolphins that can often be spotted in the waters around the beach. Visitors can join a dolphin watching tour to get up close and personal with these playful creatures.

Accommodation and Areas to Stay

Watamu Beach is lined with a variety of beach resorts, hotels, and private villas catering to different budgets and preferences. Some popular options include:

  • Hemingways Watamu: A luxury beachfront resort offering spacious rooms, fine dining, spa services, and various water sports activities.
  • Turtle Bay Beach Club: A family-friendly all-inclusive resort with multiple swimming pools, restaurants, and entertainment options.
  • Medina Palms: An upscale resort featuring luxurious suites and villas, an infinity pool, spa facilities, and water sports center.

For visitors seeking a more tranquil experience away from the main tourist areas, the southern end of Watamu Beach offers more secluded accommodation options.

Beach Amenities

Some of the amenities available at Watamu Beach include:

  • Sun loungers and umbrellas for rent
  • Restaurants and bars serving fresh seafood and local cuisine
  • Dive shops offering snorkeling and diving equipment rentals
  • Kite surfing schools with equipment rental services
  • Local vendors selling souvenirs, crafts, and beachwear

With its stunning scenery, diverse marine life, and array of exciting activities, Watamu Beach promises a memorable holiday experience for travelers seeking sun-soaked relaxation or thrilling water sports adventures in Kenya.

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