Beach Weather in Botany Bay, Edisto Island, United States

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BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES

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21°
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21°
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18°
 
Sea
19°
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22°
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26°
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28°
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28°
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27°
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24°
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Beach Weather Today in Botany Bay

Today the maximum temperature will be 30° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Today will have 0.4mm of very light rain. Expect lots of sunshine and clear skies with an average cloud cover of 36%.

The winds will be on shore and moderate at 19kmh from the South. The moderate winds will keep the temperatures feeling fresher. The moderate onshore winds may make conditions a little more choppy for swimming.

Botany Bay faces South East and sunset will be over the land behind the beach at 08:26 PM. The skies should be fairly clear at that time, ideal for a sunset.

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 Botany Bay

Today - Sunday the maximum daily temperatures will be 30° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Today, Sunday will have 0.4mm of very light rain. Expect lots of sunshine and clear skies with an average cloud cover of 36%.

BOTANY BAY - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 24° 26° 30° 31° 29° 28°
85% 55% 16% 23% 36% 17% 33% 27%
0.4mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 24° 26° 30° 31° 30° 28°
89% 74% 89% 22% 15% 18% 87% 26%
0.2mm 3.1mm 1.9mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.5mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 28° 30° 31° 30° 28°
88% 79% 46% 28% 13% 5% 5% 13%
0.6mm 1.8mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 27° 27° 28° 31° 31° 30° 28°
41% 23% 74% 83% 82% 21% 73% 86%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 1.7mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.6mm 0.4mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 27° 26° 28° 30° 31° 30° 27°
34% 72% 79% 53% 7% 4% 5% 78%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 28° 30° 29° 26° 24°
81% 55% 43% 52% 65% 71% 69% 80%
0.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 2.0mm 3.9mm 0.5mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 25° 25° 27° 29° 29° 28° 26°
57% 64% 77% 78% 69% 57% 76% 65%
0.1mm 0.6mm 0.9mm 0.7mm 1.0mm 0.2mm 0.5mm 0.4mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
16
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
0.6m
0.9m
0.8m
8.3s 4.0s 4.5s 5.0s 7.8s 9.4s 8.8s 8.6s
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
17
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
15
kmh
22
kmh
21
kmh
23
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
1.1m
0.8m
0.8m
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
8.5s 8.4s 5.1s 8.8s 8.8s 8.8s 8.8s 8.7s
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
16
kmh
1.2m
0.7m
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
5.2s 8.6s 8.5s 8.5s 8.4s 8.4s 8.3s 8.3s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
20
kmh
21
kmh
20
kmh
18
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
0.7m
8.0s 7.9s 8.1s 7.8s 7.8s 7.8s 7.9s 7.9s
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18
kmh
15
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
10
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.8m
0.7m
8.0s 8.0s 8.0s 8.0s 8.0s 8.0s 8.0s 7.1s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
13
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
7
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.7m
0.6m
7.5s 5.3s 6.5s 7.7s 7.7s 7.7s 7.6s 5.2s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
12
kmh
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
6.4s 5.3s 4.2s 6.4s 7.6s 7.7s 7.7s 7.6s
Sun 21st July
2:52 AM 9:03 AM 2:48 PM 9:40 PM
0.00 1.60 -0.10 2.10
Mon 22nd July
3:37 AM 9:54 AM 3:37 PM 10:27 PM
0.00 1.70 -0.10 2.10
Tue 23rd July
4:23 AM 10:45 AM 4:27 PM 11:15 PM
-0.10 1.80 -0.10 2.10
Wed 24th July
5:09 AM 11:37 AM 5:19 PM
-0.10 1.80 -0.10
Thu 25th July
12:03 AM 5:55 AM 12:31 PM 6:13 PM
2.00 -0.10 1.90 0.00
Fri 26th July
12:53 AM 6:44 AM 1:26 PM 7:11 PM
1.90 -0.10 1.90 0.10
Sat 27th July
1:46 AM 7:36 AM 2:25 PM 8:13 PM
1.80 -0.10 1.90 0.20
Sun 21st July
31°
0.4mm
7kmh SSW
36%
Mon 22nd July
32°
5.7mm
13kmh SSW
52%
Tue 23rd July
31°
2.4mm
18kmh S
34%
Wed 24th July
31°
3.0mm
17kmh SSW
60%
Thu 25th July
31°
0.4mm
17kmh S
41%
Fri 26th July
30°
6.9mm
14kmh S
64%
Sat 27th July
30°
4.4mm
9kmh SSW
67%
Sun 28th July
31°
0.2mm
9kmh SSW
44%
Mon 29th July
31°
3.5mm
11kmh SSW
49%
Tue 30th July
33°
0.2mm
12kmh WSW
56%
Wed 31st July
34°
0.7mm
13kmh WSW
35%
Thu 1st August
35°
0.0mm
15kmh WSW
29%
Fri 2nd August
37°
0.0mm
18kmh W
17%
Sat 3rd August
36°
0.0mm
10kmh WSW
11%

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 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 11 days of light rain with an average of 2.5mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 43%.

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

Holiday at Botany Bay, Edisto Island, Charleston County, South Carolina

Botany Bay is a lesser known gem located on Edisto Island in Charleston County, South Carolina. This pristine beach offers an ideal retreat for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.

Beach Type

Botany Bay has a unique beach landscape that combines different types of sand and shoreline. The beach is predominantly characterized by coarse sand mixed with crushed shells, giving it a natural and rugged appearance. Additionally, you'll find an abundance of driftwood and maritime forest remains that create a picturesque backdrop for your beach holiday.

While the beach may not have powdery white sand or an extensive reef system for snorkeling and diving, it does offer a diverse environment for marine life to thrive. The presence of rocks and oyster beds along the shoreline provides habitat for various fish species, making it an interesting spot for fishing enthusiasts.

Beach Activities

Some popular activities to enjoy during your stay at Botany Bay include:

  1. Beachcombing: The unique landscape of Botany Bay makes it perfect for beachcombing. You can spend hours exploring the shoreline, discovering interesting shells and other treasures washed ashore.
  2. Fishing: With its diverse marine habitat, fishing is a popular activity at Botany Bay. Cast your line from the shore or venture out on a kayak to catch some of the local fish species.
  3. Birdwatching: The area around Botany Bay is home to numerous bird species, making it an excellent destination for birdwatchers.
  4. Photography: The stunning driftwood formations and preserved maritime forest create breathtaking photo opportunities that you won't find elsewhere.
  5. Hiking: Explore the nearby trails within the Botany Bay Plantation Wildlife Management Area to immerse yourself in nature.

Accommodations

There are no hotels or resorts directly on Botany Bay beach, as it is part of a protected wildlife management area. However, you can find various accommodation options nearby on Edisto Island. Some popular areas to consider staying include:

  1. Edisto Beach: Offering a range of vacation rentals, hotels, and bed & breakfasts, Edisto Beach is just a short drive from Botany Bay and provides easy access to restaurants, shops, and other amenities.
  2. Wyndham Ocean Ridge Resort: Located on Edisto Island, this resort offers comfortable accommodations with amenities such as pools, golf courses, and tennis courts.

Beach Amenities

Botany Bay beach has limited amenities due to its protected status. However, you can find the following facilities within the Botany Bay Plantation Wildlife Management Area:

  • Parking area
  • Restrooms
  • Picnic area

It's important to note that there are no lifeguards on duty at Botany Bay beach, so exercise caution when swimming or participating in water activities.

A holiday at Botany Bay on Edisto Island offers a unique beach experience with its rugged beauty and diverse range of activities. Escape the crowds and enjoy a peaceful retreat surrounded by nature in this stunning South Carolina destination.

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