Beach Weather in Sandy Bay, Gibraltar

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SANDY BAY, GIBRALTAR BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
18°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
19°
 
Sea
17°
 
SANDY BAY, GIBRALTAR BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sun 14th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 15° 16° 16° 15° 14°
2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 44% 21%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Mon 15th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 13° 15° 17° 18° 17° 15°
3% 15% 12% 21% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Tue 16th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 15° 15° 17° 19° 21° 19° 17°
0% 0% 0% 6% 0% 0% 0% 2%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Wed 17th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 15° 16° 19° 19° 18° 14°
6% 85% 99% 17% 33% 100% 16% 3%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Thu 18th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 13° 13° 14° 17° 17° 16° 15°
0% 18% 36% 7% 18% 38% 12% 58%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
17°
17°
17°
Fri 19th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 14° 14° 15° 15° 15° 14°
71% 75% 60% 70% 79% 57% 44% 53%
0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sat 20th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 14° 14° 14° 14° 13°
40% 45% 69% 92% 100% 85% 92% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.2mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.1mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sun 14th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20
kmh
24
kmh
24
kmh
28
kmh
30
kmh
27
kmh
21
kmh
15
kmh
0.7m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
0.9m
0.7m
0.4m
12.8s 12.6s 12.5s 12.2s 11.9s 11.8s 11.6s 11.3s
Mon 15th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
9
kmh
6
kmh
4
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
5
kmh
0
kmh
0.5m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
11.1s 11.1s 4.6s 4.8s 4.8s 4.7s 4.6s 4.6s
Tue 16th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
1
kmh
3
kmh
1
kmh
4
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
6
kmh
8
kmh
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.2m
0.3m
0.2m
4.5s 5.5s 5.2s 5.0s 4.8s 4.6s 4.5s 4.3s
Wed 17th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
10
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.5m
0.4m
0.6m
0.5m
4.3s 9.0s 9.0s 6.7s 6.1s 2.1s 5.4s 5.1s
Thu 18th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
8
kmh
6
kmh
4
kmh
5
kmh
10
kmh
13
kmh
20
kmh
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.3m
0.2m
5.0s 7.7s 5.8s 5.2s 7.0s 7.8s 7.5s 7.3s
Fri 19th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
27
kmh
29
kmh
31
kmh
32
kmh
30
kmh
27
kmh
26
kmh
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.3m
0.4m
0.3m
0.1m
0.1m
7.0s 6.8s 6.5s 7.9s 6.9s 5.9s 5.7s 5.5s
Sat 20th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25
kmh
25
kmh
27
kmh
31
kmh
29
kmh
29
kmh
27
kmh
24
kmh
0.1m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
5.4s 5.3s 5.2s 5.1s 5.0s 4.9s 4.9s 4.9s
Sun 14th April
12:55 AM 7:50 AM 1:28 PM 8:28 PM
0.20 0.70 0.20 0.70
Mon 15th April
1:54 AM 8:51 AM 2:41 PM 9:39 PM
0.30 0.70 0.30 0.60
Tue 16th April
3:37 AM 10:11 AM 4:39 PM 11:08 PM
0.40 0.60 0.30 0.60
Wed 17th April
5:35 AM 11:43 AM 6:03 PM
0.40 0.60 0.30
Thu 18th April
12:28 AM 6:38 AM 12:54 PM 6:54 PM
0.70 0.30 0.70 0.30
Fri 19th April
1:22 AM 7:20 AM 1:42 PM 7:32 PM
0.70 0.30 0.70 0.20
Sat 20th April
2:02 AM 7:53 AM 2:20 PM 8:05 PM
0.70 0.20 0.80 0.20
Sun 14th April
16°
0.0mm
32kmh ENE
8%
Mon 15th April
18°
0.0mm
7kmh ESE
6%
Tue 16th April
21°
0.0mm
5kmh SE
1%
Wed 17th April
19°
0.0mm
20kmh W
44%
Thu 18th April
17°
0.0mm
5kmh SSE
23%
Fri 19th April
15°
0.1mm
34kmh E
63%
Sat 20th April
14°
0.7mm
32kmh E
77%
Sun 21st April
14°
0.9mm
15kmh ESE
68%
Mon 22nd April
16°
0.0mm
12kmh ESE
54%
Tue 23rd April
17°
0.0mm
17kmh E
5%
Wed 24th April
17°
0.0mm
13kmh E
2%
Thu 25th April
16°
0.0mm
26kmh E
30%
Fri 26th April
16°
0.0mm
49kmh E
44%
Sat 27th April
14°
1.0mm
32kmh ESE
77%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 16° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 15° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 4 days of very light rain with an average of 0.7mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 36%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Sandy Bay, , Gibraltar

Taking a holiday at the beach in Sandy Bay, Gibraltar is a fantastic way to enjoy the sun, sea, and spectacular views of the Mediterranean. Gibraltar's eastern coast offers an idyllic setting for a relaxing beach getaway, as well as numerous opportunities for adventure and exploration. Sandy Bay is one of Gibraltar's most popular beaches, boasting crystal clear waters and a serene atmosphere that will make your holiday truly unforgettable.

Beach Type

Sandy Bay features golden sand with some pebbles scattered along the shoreline. The sand here is soft and inviting, perfect for sunbathing or building sandcastles with the family. The clear waters at Sandy Bay provide an excellent environment for swimming or wading, while snorkeling and diving enthusiasts will find plenty of interesting underwater sights to explore. The beach is framed by rocky cliffs on either side, which create a picturesque backdrop for your beach holiday.

Beach Activities

At Sandy Bay, you can partake in various beach activities that cater to different interests and preferences. Some of the most popular activities include:

  • Swimming: With its calm and clear waters, Sandy Bay is an ideal spot for swimming.
  • Snorkeling: The rocky areas around the bay are home to numerous fish species, providing excellent snorkeling opportunities.
  • Kayaking: Paddle along the coast to explore hidden coves and caves.
  • Stand-up paddleboarding (SUP): Enjoy a peaceful SUP session as you glide through the calm waters.
  • Beach volleyball: Engage in some friendly competition on the sandy shore.

Accommodations

While there are no hotels or resorts directly on Sandy Bay Beach itself due to its relatively small size, there are several options nearby:

  1. Caleta Hotel: This four-star hotel overlooks nearby Catalan Bay and offers stunning views, comfortable rooms, and convenient access to Sandy Bay.
  2. Rock Hotel: A historic hotel located near Gibraltar's city center with beautiful gardens and a pool, just a short drive from Sandy Bay.

Areas to Stay In

When visiting Sandy Bay, consider staying in one of the following areas:

  1. Catalan Bay: A charming fishing village with colorful houses and a gorgeous beach, just a short walk from Sandy Bay.
  2. Gibraltar City Center: Stay in the heart of Gibraltar for easy access to shopping, dining, and entertainment options, as well as proximity to Sandy Bay.

Beach Amenities

Sandy Bay offers several amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable visit:

  • Sun loungers and umbrellas for rent
  • Public restrooms and showers
  • Beachside snack bar
  • Lifeguard services during peak season

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