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Country: Spain Area: Canary Islands
Water Temp: 18 - 30°C (64 - 86°F)
Visibility: 10 - 40m (33 - 131 ft)
Depth Range: 5 - 40m (16 - 131 ft)Book A Diving Trip Online
Most noted for its amazing climate, Fuerteventura was chosen among 500 European destinations by the Quality Coast International Certification Program of the European Coastal and Marine Union as one of the most attractive tourist destinations for visitors interested in cultural heritage, environment and sustainability.Book A Dive Center Online
The climate on Fuerteventura is pleasant throughout the year and the island is often referred to as the island of eternal spring. The sea adjusts the temperature making the hot Sahara winds coming off the coast of Africa blow away from the island.
Diving the Canary Islands is most noted for the abundance and variety of marine life being a combination of North Atlantic, Mediterranean and endemic species. Fish species found in the islands include several types of shark, ray, moray eel, bream, jack, grunt, scorpion fish, triggerfish, grouper, goby, and blenny. In addition, there are many invertebrate species including sponge, jellyfish, anemone, crab, mollusk, sea urchin, starfish, sea cucumber and coral. There are also a total of 5 different species of marine turtle that are sighted periodically in the islands, the most common of these being the endangered Loggerhead Turtle.
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