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: Sat, Sep 19, 2020 08:03pm

Air:
85°F

Water:
85°F

Wind Direction:
South

Wind Deg:
190°

Pressure:
1011.5

Sunrise:
06:12

Sunset:
18:16

 

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: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

    •  Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Saturday September 19th 2020, 02:13 PM

    SW
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Crazy flat seas, super blue water, light normal flow...you cannot get a better day to dive on the Spiegel Grove!!!

  • Tropical Voyager: USCGC Duane Saturday September 19th 2020, 10:48 AM

    S
    3kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Bronwyn:
    Fun Fact: In 1937, two fishermen captured a 5-foot bull shark more than a thousand miles up the Mississippi River—as far north as this species is known to travel up that river.

    •  Tropical Voyager: USCGC Duane reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Serenity: Molasses Reef Saturday September 19th 2020, 09:27 AM

    N
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    100
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Gavin:
    Ligjt breeze, 0 current, 0 waves... What a day at the office!

    •  Tropical Serenity: Molasses Reef reef report photo 1
  • Santana: French Twist Saturday September 19th 2020, 09:18 AM

    2kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    90
    feet

    Visibility

    N
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Jack St:
    It’s a beautiful day to dive French reef!!!!!

  • Tropical Explorer: Drift Molasses Saturday September 19th 2020, 09:17 AM

    N
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Flat calm, beautiful water, what a perfect day to dive!!

    •  Tropical Explorer: Drift Molasses reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Serenity: Christ Statue Friday September 18th 2020, 02:15 PM

    S
    8kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    What a beautiful day at Christ of the Abyss!!

    •  Tropical Serenity: Christ Statue reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Legend: Eagle Ray Alley Friday September 18th 2020, 10:29 AM

    S
    7kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Greg St:
    Very nice day on the reef. Nothing better then calm seas, blue water and visibility that never ends.

    •  Tropical Legend: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Serenity: Spiegel Grove Friday September 18th 2020, 09:35 AM

    SW
    8kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Alison:
    Slight flow and some moon jellies, but a terrific dive on the Spiegel Grove this morning!!

    •  Tropical Serenity: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Destiny: ChristmasTree Cave Friday September 18th 2020, 09:10 AM

    S
    8kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    40
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain Gavin:
    AOW students mapping French reef and hanging out with turtles

    •  Tropical Destiny: ChristmasTree Cave reef report photo 1

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