Rabbit Beach

Photos

Rabbit beach, Lampedusa

Video

Video

Located on the little island of Lampedusa, 176 km (109 miles) south west of Sicily, Rabbit beach is named after its original inhabitants. Lampedusa is actually closer to the coast of North Africa than it is any other part of Italy and the weather certainly reflects this; rain is rare and summer temperatures can reach 40°C, that's well over 100°F. Of course with its remoteness, getting to the island is quite a challenge in itself and this ensures Rabbit beach never becomes as busy as it might. Rated the best beach in the world by TripAdvisor users in 2014 there is no doubting the attractions of this little beach; crystal clear azure waters, white sand, beautiful (if a little barren) surroundings and relative tranquility. It also lies in marine reserve which is home to loggerhead turtles. However, we feel, given the competition from all the other amazing beaches out there, this rating was a little too much.

More Sicily beaches in Italy

Rabbit Beach Weather Info

5 Day Rabbit Beach UV Index

UV Index scale

A UV Index reading of 3 or more means some precautions should be taken. For more information visit our guide to the UV Index.

Temperature Averages

Average Water Temp

Rabbit Beach tide times & sea state

Thu 14/11 »

Tide times
High 4:20am (1.74m)
Low 10:38am (0.36m)
High 4:36pm (1.66m)
Low 10:48pm (0.39m)
Daylight
First light06:17
Sunrise06:43
Sunset17:04
Dark17:31

Fri 15/11 »

Tide times
High 4:50am (1.69m)
Low 11:08am (0.41m)
High 5:06pm (1.61m)
Low 11:19pm (0.45m)
Daylight
First light06:17
Sunrise06:44
Sunset17:03
Dark17:30

Sat 16/11 »

Tide times
High 5:21am (1.62m)
Low 11:41am (0.48m)
High 5:40pm (1.52m)
Low 11:54pm (0.54m)
Daylight
First light06:18
Sunrise06:45
Sunset17:03
Dark17:30

Sun 17/11 »

Tide times
High 5:57am (1.51m)
Low 12:18pm (0.58m)
High 6:20pm (1.42m)
Daylight
First light06:19
Sunrise06:46
Sunset17:02
Dark17:29

Mon 18/11 »

Tide times
Low 12:35am (0.66m)
High 6:41am (1.39m)
Low 1:05pm (0.70m)
High 7:17pm (1.30m)
Daylight
First light06:20
Sunrise06:47
Sunset17:01
Dark17:28

Tue 19/11 »

Tide times
Low 1:33am (0.78m)
High 7:54am (1.26m)
Low 2:18pm (0.81m)
High 9:10pm (1.22m)
Daylight
First light06:21
Sunrise06:48
Sunset17:01
Dark17:28

Today's weather

Clear sky

18 °C
(64 °F)

Gentle breeze, 19.1 km/h from WNW

Sea temperature

21.7°C / 71.0°F

Rating

Average: 3 (1 vote)

More beaches in Italy