Beach Weather in Kotu Beach, Kotu, Gambia

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Beach Weather Today in Kotu Beach

Today the maximum temperature will be 28° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 26° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Today will have 2.1mm of light rain. Expect only occasional sunny spells and lots of clouds with an average cloud cover of 72%.

The winds will be on shore and moderate at 17kmh from the West. The moderate winds will keep the temperatures feeling fresher. The moderate onshore winds may make conditions a little more choppy for swimming.

Kotu Beach faces North West and the sunset will be visible over the ocean at 07:37 PM. Unfortunately there are chances that 67% cloud cover may make the sunset not viewable.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Kotu Beach

This weekend the average maximum daily temperatures will be 28° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 26° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

There will be 2 days of very light rain with an average of 0.2mm rain on those days. Saturday will have 0.2mm of rain and Sunday will have 0.1mm of rain. Expect some sunshine and occasionally cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 56%.

KOTU BEACH - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 27° 26° 26° 27° 27° 27° 27°
89% 100% 63% 84% 53% 55% 67% 67%
0.1mm 0.2mm 0.8mm 0.6mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.2mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27°
61% 68% 63% 60% 62% 55% 71% 82%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27°
65% 61% 84% 64% 63% 30% 86% 81%
0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 27° 27° 28° 28° 28° 28° 28°
63% 84% 89% 20% 22% 32% 42% 17%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28° 27° 27° 27° 28° 28° 28° 28°
33% 70% 80% 78% 70% 38% 49% 61%
0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 28° 27°
67% 81% 63% 69% 62% 80% 54% 57%
0.2mm 1.0mm 0.1mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.5mm 1.4mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 27° 27° 27° 26° 26°
64% 64% 67% 59% 66% 65% 61% 100%
0.4mm 2.3mm 2.1mm 1.9mm 2.1mm 0.0mm 1.8mm 2.3mm
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26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
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Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
9
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
0.6m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.2m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.1s 6.7s 6.6s 16.6s 6.5s 16.4s 16.4s 11.0s
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
9
kmh
12
kmh
16
kmh
18
kmh
22
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
0.3m
0.2m
0.4m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
10.9s 15.3s 6.5s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
19
kmh
21
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
23
kmh
0.5m
0.7m
0.7m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.5m
0.7m
6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
23
kmh
19
kmh
24
kmh
27
kmh
21
kmh
24
kmh
22
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
0.6m
0.8m
0.8m
0.5m
0.7m
0.7m
6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23
kmh
19
kmh
18
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
22
kmh
16
kmh
0.8m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.4m
0.4m
0.6m
0.5m
6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
19
kmh
14
kmh
15
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
15
kmh
0.6m
0.7m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
11
kmh
8
kmh
13
kmh
11
kmh
10
kmh
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.2m
6.4s 6.4s 6.3s 11.8s 11.8s 11.8s 11.5s 6.4s
Thu 18th July
12:21 AM 6:43 AM 1:05 PM 6:59 PM
0.60 1.60 0.60 1.50
Fri 19th July
1:13 AM 7:33 AM 1:57 PM 7:52 PM
0.50 1.70 0.50 1.60
Sat 20th July
2:01 AM 8:19 AM 2:43 PM 8:40 PM
0.50 1.80 0.50 1.60
Sun 21st July
2:45 AM 9:02 AM 3:27 PM 9:25 PM
0.40 1.80 0.40 1.70
Mon 22nd July
3:28 AM 9:44 AM 4:10 PM 10:08 PM
0.40 1.90 0.30 1.70
Tue 23rd July
4:10 AM 10:27 AM 4:53 PM 10:51 PM
0.30 2.00 0.30 1.70
Wed 24th July
4:52 AM 11:10 AM 5:36 PM 11:36 PM
0.30 2.00 0.30 1.70
Thu 18th July
27°
2.1mm
11kmh NNW
72%
Fri 19th July
27°
0.0mm
19kmh NW
65%
Sat 20th July
27°
0.2mm
18kmh WNW
66%
Sun 21st July
28°
0.1mm
28kmh WSW
46%
Mon 22nd July
28°
0.6mm
16kmh W
59%
Tue 23rd July
28°
3.6mm
16kmh WNW
66%
Wed 24th July
27°
12.9mm
9kmh NW
68%
Thu 25th July
26°
5.2mm
20kmh SW
77%
Fri 26th July
28°
0.5mm
15kmh WNW
58%
Sat 27th July
28°
0.0mm
22kmh NNW
55%
Sun 28th July
27°
0.0mm
20kmh WNW
71%
Mon 29th July
27°
0.0mm
17kmh WNW
66%
Tue 30th July
27°
0.0mm
20kmh W
49%
Wed 31st July
27°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
49%

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In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 27° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 26° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 8 days of light rain with an average of 3.2mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 62%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Kotu Beach, Kotu, Gambia

Kotu Beach, located in Kotu, Gambia, is an ideal destination for those seeking a relaxing beach holiday. The beautiful beach offers a perfect blend of sun, sand, and sea, making it an excellent choice for a peaceful getaway.

Beach Type

Kotu Beach is known for its soft golden-yellow sand that stretches along the coastline. The beach is relatively flat and clean, making it perfect for long walks and sunbathing. While the beach itself is sandy, there are rocky areas nearby which attract various marine life. This makes Kotu Beach a great spot for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts who want to explore the underwater world and observe the diverse fish species that inhabit the area.

Beach Activities

Some popular beach activities at Kotu Beach include:

  1. Swimming - The calm waters make it safe and enjoyable for swimmers of all levels.
  2. Sunbathing - With plenty of sunshine all year round, sunbathing on the soft sand is a favorite pastime at Kotu Beach.
  3. Snorkeling and diving - The rocky areas near the beach provide interesting spots to explore underwater life.
  4. Bird watching - The nearby Kotu Stream attracts various bird species, making it an ideal location for bird watching.
  5. Beach sports - Volleyball and football are popular activities among both locals and tourists.

Accommodations

There are several hotels and resorts available at Kotu Beach that cater to different budgets and preferences. Some popular options include:

  1. Kombo Beach Hotel
  2. Sunset Beach Hotel
  3. Bakotu Hotel
  4. Palm Beach Hotel

These hotels offer comfortable accommodations with easy access to the beach as well as other amenities such as swimming pools, restaurants, and bars.

Areas to Stay In

The best area to stay in while visiting Kotu Beach would be right along the beachfront, as it offers the most convenience and accessibility to the beach. Staying near Kotu Stream is another good option, especially for bird watchers who want to be close to the prime bird watching spots.

Beach Amenities

Kotu Beach offers various amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience, such as:

  1. Sun loungers and umbrellas for rent
  2. Public restrooms
  3. Beach bars and restaurants
  4. Lifeguards on duty during peak seasons
  5. Watersport equipment rental

With its beautiful sandy beach, various activities, and convenient amenities, Kotu Beach in Gambia is an excellent choice for a relaxing beach holiday.

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