Conditions of diving in Tenerife
Tenerife has an exceptional geographical situation, like the small Canary Islands. Located 115 km from Morocco, Tenerife Sur has a perfect climate and temperature all year round, including the summer. Trade winds provide for a stable temperature.
It is a unique place for diving. Along the coast, there are numerous resorts with beautiful beaches. Among the species that can be seen in these waters are blue sharks and hammerhead sharks.
When can I go diving in Tenerife?
Tenerife is located at a latitude close to Ecuador so it has a warm and dry climate throughout the year. Summer temperatures range between 22 and 25 °C and winter is around 13 °C. The best area of the island for diving is Tenerife Sur.
What species can be spotted while diving in Tenerife?
The unique volcanic topography of Tenerife gives rise to an extraordinary underwater life. It consists of a mixture of rock formations that harbor a rich aquatic fauna. You can find many mammals such as whales, orcas and dolphins in Canarian waters and other marine species like blue rays, groupers, turtles, and hammerhead sharks.
What is the Open Water Dicer (OWD) course?
Have you always wanted to learn to dive and discover the wonders of the underwater world? This is the most popular and the most recognized course worldwide. With this certificate you can go to a depth of 18 meters.
With Sailwiz you can learn the skills aboard with the best instructors.
On Sailwiz we prepare different activities where you can enjoy sailing and observing the seafloor, diving in Tenerife Sur or diving in Tenerife Norte.