Diving Weather Report

Photo of Molasses Reef Tower in the Florida Keys, Key Largo

Welcome to the Rainbow Reef Weather and Reef report page. Here you will find real time weather conditions from the NOAA tower at molasses reef, the up to the minute National Weather Service Maine forcast and also live reef reports right from our dive vessels, complete with wind, waves, visibility, currents and even pictures right from the reef!

Current water/wind/diving conditions in Key Largo:

Last Updated: Fri, Aug 14, 2020 10:55am

Air:
84°F

Water:
84°F

Wind Direction:
SouthEast

Wind Deg:
140°

Pressure:
1016.3

Sunrise:
05:58

Sunset:
18:53

 

Wind Speed:
5kts

Wind Gusts:
6kts

Reef Reports

Below is a listing of reef reports that our captains fill out while on-site at the various reefs, wrecks and walls we dive. This is by far the most accurate reef report in the Florida Keys, and some even include pictures for visual indication of the conditions. We use all of this information every day to help plan the best dive trips for you.

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Last 48 Hours:

  • Tropical Explorer: Christ Statue Friday August 14th 2020, 09:16 AM

    SE
    10kts

    Wind Conditions

    1-2 feet

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    N
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Joe OK:
    Nice morning

  • Tropical Destiny: Christ Statue Thursday August 13th 2020, 03:44 PM

    SE
    9kts

    Wind Conditions

    1-2 feet

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Joe OK:
    Calming down beautifully out here this afternoon :)

  • Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove Thursday August 13th 2020, 02:39 PM

    SE
    14kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain George:
    Wind and waves have picked up a little. But nice vis and no current is making for a nice day

    •  Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Legend: Permit Ledges Thursday August 13th 2020, 02:19 PM

    SE
    9kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    We must have seen 12-15 Spotted Eagle Rays today, including two that jumped 8 feet out of the water!!! CRAZY COOL!!!

    •  Tropical Legend: Permit Ledges reef report photo 1
  • Santana: Eagle Ray Alley Thursday August 13th 2020, 02:06 PM

    SE
    10kts

    Wind Conditions

    2 feet

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    Current

    From Captain Bronwyn:
    Fun Fact: Great white sharks eat 11 tons of food a year while the average human eats closer to half a ton of food each year.

    •  Santana: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Odyssey: Spiegel Grove Thursday August 13th 2020, 09:19 AM

    SE
    15kts

    Wind Conditions

    3-4 feet

    Wave Height

    100
    feet

    Visibility

    SE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Nikita Ma:
    Great conditions under the surface on Spiegel Grove!

    •  Tropical Odyssey: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Destiny: USCGC Duane Thursday August 13th 2020, 09:19 AM

    SE
    17kts

    Wind Conditions

    3 feet

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    N
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Joe OK:
    Where did our summer conditions go? Hope they return soon!

  • Tropical Legend: Winch Hole Thursday August 13th 2020, 09:11 AM

    SE
    14kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    A little lumpy, but nice underwater this morning!

    •  Tropical Legend: Winch Hole reef report photo 1

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