Grace Bay

Grace Bay
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Grace Bay rightfully ranks as one of the world's most alluring beaches, with an idyllic tropical setting playing its part. It is at the western end of the Turks and Caicos Archipelago, on the north shore of the island of Providenciales, known less formally as Provo. Cuba lies to the west and Miami to the northwest. At Grace Bay, the placid turquoise waters of the Atlantic Ocean gently caress dazzling white sands, forming a narrow strip of pristine beach stretching for more than twelve miles. What more could the avid beach enthusiast desire, once they sample what is on offer here?

While comparisons may prove inconclusive, it is no coincidence that this award-winning beach packages itself as one of the finest anywhere on the planet. Grace Bay offers unrivalled outdoor excellence, together with all the refinements that a grand destination ought to boast. It has fabulous shops, great restaurants and 5-star accommodation offerings right on the doorstep.

Popular activities include leisurely kayaking or snorkelling, assuming, of course, that you prefer to engage in more energetic pursuits in preference to sun, sea and beach worship. Stiffer challenges await those who enjoy Hobie catting and parasailing. Most arrive here simply to relax under a colourful beach umbrella - with all those miles of sand to choose from, you won't have any difficulty finding your own exclusive zone.

Aside from the beach, one of the great attractions at Grace Bay is the Princess Alexandra Marine Park. This important marine reserve serves to protect coral reefs between two islets close to Grace Bay. Special visitors include bottlenose dolphins, eagle rays, sharks and whales. While sun, sea and a stunning beach will likely remain high on your list, the main thing in abundance at Grace Bay is natural beauty. Arguably, the ultimate tropical beach experience, this one will stay forever in your memory.

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Grace Bay Weather Info

5 Day Grace Bay UV Index

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Temperature Averages

Average Water Temp

Grace Bay tide times & sea state

Thu 21/02 »

Surf report for Thu 21/02
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 6ft 7s  °  ° 22mph
13:00 6ft 7s  °  ° 21mph
19:00 6ft 7s  °  ° 22mph
Tide times
Low 02:20am (0.45m)
High 08:27am (5.83m)
Low 02:43pm (0.48m)
High 08:47pm (5.49m)
Daylight
First light05:52
Sunrise06:15
Sunset17:49
Dark18:12

Fri 22/02 »

Surf report for Fri 22/02
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 6ft 7s  °  ° 23mph
13:00 6ft 7s  °  ° 24mph
19:00 6ft 7s  °  ° 23mph
Tide times
Low 02:59am (0.73m)
High 09:02am (5.56m)
Low 03:22pm (0.85m)
High 09:21pm (5.22m)
Daylight
First light05:51
Sunrise06:14
Sunset17:50
Dark18:12

Sat 23/02 »

Surf report for Sat 23/02
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 5ft 7s  °  ° 23mph
13:00 5ft 7s  °  ° 22mph
19:00 5ft 7s  °  ° 23mph
Tide times
Low 03:37am (1.11m)
High 09:36am (5.21m)
Low 03:59pm (1.29m)
High 09:54pm (4.91m)
Daylight
First light05:51
Sunrise06:13
Sunset17:50
Dark18:12

Sun 24/02 »

Surf report for Sun 24/02
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 5ft 7s  °  ° 24mph
13:00 5ft 7s  °  ° 21mph
19:00 5ft 7s  °  ° 21mph
Tide times
Low 04:15am (1.54m)
High 10:11am (4.85m)
Low 04:38pm (1.73m)
High 10:33pm (4.62m)
Daylight
First light05:50
Sunrise06:12
Sunset17:50
Dark18:13

Mon 25/02 »

Surf report for Mon 25/02
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 4ft 7s  °  ° 18mph
13:00 4ft 7s  °  ° 15mph
19:00 4ft 6s  °  ° 18mph
Tide times
Low 04:59am (1.95m)
High 10:58am (4.51m)
Low 05:27pm (2.13m)
High 11:33pm (4.38m)
Daylight
First light05:49
Sunrise06:12
Sunset17:51
Dark18:13

Tue 26/02 »

Surf report for Tue 26/02
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 5ft 6s  °  ° 22mph
13:00 5ft 6s  °  ° 21mph
19:00 5ft 6s  °  ° 25mph
Tide times
Low 06:01am (2.28m)
High 12:18pm (4.26m)
Low 06:40pm (2.38m)
Daylight
First light05:49
Sunrise06:11
Sunset17:51
Dark18:14

Today's weather

Light rain showers

25 °C
(77 °F)

Fresh breeze, 33.8 km/h from E

Sea temperature

26.1°C / 79°F

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