Scuba diving in Belize

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  • Dive depth: 20 - 40m  Visibility: 30m  Current: 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃  Dive type:


    Web burrfish (Spiny box puffer, bridled burrfish, striped burrfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 30cmFound at depth: 1 - 44m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 19m  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃


    Spotted eagle ray (Bonnet skate, duckbill ray, leopard ray, mottled eagle ray, spotted bonnetray, spotted duckbill ray, spotted stingray, spotted whipray, white-spotted eagle ray)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 110 - 180cm, max. reported length: 330cmMax. weight: 230kgFound at depth: 1 - 80m

  • Dive depth: 5 - 10m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Nassau grouper (Day grouper, grouper, hamlet, rockfish, sweet lip, white grouper)

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 48 - 122cmWeight: 2 - 10kg, max. reported weight: 25kgFound at depth: 1 - 90m

  • Dive depth: 20 - 40m  Visibility: 30m  Current: None - 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃  Dive type:


    Nassau grouper (Day grouper, grouper, hamlet, rockfish, sweet lip, white grouper)

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 48 - 122cmWeight: 2 - 10kg, max. reported weight: 25kgFound at depth: 1 - 90m

  • Dive depth: 15 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃


    Great hammerhead

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 3.3 - 3.5m, max. reported length: 6.1mWeight: 230kg, max. reported weight: 580kgFound at depth: 0 - 300m, usually 1 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 19m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Caribbean reef shark (Reef shark)

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 2 - 2.5m, max. reported length: 3mMax. weight: 70kgFound at depth: 3 - 30m, max. reported depth: 378m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Giant manta (Manta ray, Atlantic manta, Australian devil-ray, blanketfish, devil fish, devil ray, giant Atlantic manta, giant devil ray, munguna, Pacific manta, prince Alfreds ray, sea devil)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 3.8 - 4.6m, max. reported length: 9.1mMax. weight: 3000kgFound at depth: 0 - 120m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 18m  Visibility: 20 - 30m  Current: none  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃  Dive type:


  • Dive depth: 9 - 19m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 16 - 60m  Visibility: 30m  Current: 0-1 - 2Knots  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Nassau grouper (Day grouper, grouper, hamlet, rockfish, sweet lip, white grouper)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 48 - 122cmWeight: 2 - 10kg, max. reported weight: 25kgFound at depth: 1 - 90m

  • Dive depth: 5 - 10m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Caribbean reef shark (Reef shark)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 2 - 2.5m, max. reported length: 3mMax. weight: 70kgFound at depth: 3 - 30m, max. reported depth: 378m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 19m  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃


    Nassau grouper (Day grouper, grouper, hamlet, rockfish, sweet lip, white grouper)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 48 - 122cmWeight: 2 - 10kg, max. reported weight: 25kgFound at depth: 1 - 90m

  • Dive depth: 15 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃


    Caribbean reef shark (Reef shark)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 2 - 2.5m, max. reported length: 3mMax. weight: 70kgFound at depth: 3 - 30m, max. reported depth: 378m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Caribbean reef shark (Reef shark)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 2 - 2.5m, max. reported length: 3mMax. weight: 70kgFound at depth: 3 - 30m, max. reported depth: 378m

  • Dive depth: 7 - 21m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Caribbean reef shark (Reef shark)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 2 - 2.5m, max. reported length: 3mMax. weight: 70kgFound at depth: 3 - 30m, max. reported depth: 378m

  • Dive depth: 14 - 25m  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃


    Caribbean reef shark (Reef shark)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 2 - 2.5m, max. reported length: 3mMax. weight: 70kgFound at depth: 3 - 30m, max. reported depth: 378m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Southern stingray

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 90 - 200cmMax. weight: 135kgFound at depth: 0 - 53m, usually 0 - 4m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 15m  Visibility: 30m  Current: none  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃  Dive type:


    Red lionfish (Common lionfish, lionfish, butterfly-cod, ornate butterfly-cod, scorpion volitans, scorpion-cod, scorpionfish, zebrafish, turkeyfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 38cmFound at depth: 2 - 55m

  • Dive depth: 14 - 25m  Water temperature: 26 - 30℃


    Green sea turtle (Pacific green turtle, Green turtle, Black-Sea turtle)

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 150cmWeight: 68 - 190kg, max. reported weight: 395kg

  • Dive depth: 7 - 21m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    French angelfish

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 28 - 41cmFound at depth: 3 - 100m, max. reported depth: 100m, usually 3 - 37m

  • Dive depth: 20 - 40m  Visibility: 30m  Current: None - 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃  Dive type:


    Giant barrel sponge

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 180cmFound at depth: 10 - 120m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Spotted moray (Common spotted moray, common conger, hamlet, speckled moray, white-jawed moray, white-chinned moray)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 60 - 200cmWeight: 2.5kgFound at depth: 0 - 200m, usually 0 - 35m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 42m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Loggerhead sea turtle

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 80 - 100cm, max. reported length: 122cmWeight: 75 - 160kg, max. reported weight: 227kgFound at depth: 0m

  • Dive depth: 7 - 21m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Gray angelfish

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 45 - 60cmWeight: 2kgFound at depth: 2 - 30m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Spotfin butterflyfish (Common butterflyfish, two-spotted butterflyfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 20cmFound at depth: 0 - 30m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 29m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Green sea turtle (Pacific green turtle, Green turtle, Black-Sea turtle)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 150cmWeight: 68 - 190kg, max. reported weight: 395kg

  • Dive depth: 5 - 10m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Green sea turtle (Pacific green turtle, Green turtle, Black-Sea turtle)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 150cmWeight: 68 - 190kg, max. reported weight: 395kg

  • Dive depth: 20 - 40m  Visibility: 30m  Current: 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃  Dive type:


    Green sea turtle (Pacific green turtle, Green turtle, Black-Sea turtle)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 150cmWeight: 68 - 190kg, max. reported weight: 395kg

  • Dive depth: 15 - 21m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃  Dive type:


    Spotted scorpionfish (Pacific spotted scorpionfish, gurnard, lion fish, prickly hind, stinging grouper)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 30 - 45cmMax. weight: 1.6kgFound at depth: 1 - 60m, usually 5 - 55m

  • Dive depth: 9 - 19m  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃


    Cardinal soldierfish (Goggle-eyed squirrelfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    10+

    Max. length: 15cmFound at depth: 2 - 22m

  • Dive depth: 15 - 30m  Visibility: 30m  Current: None - 0-1Knots  Water temperature: 26 - 29℃  Dive type:


    Spotted eagle ray (Bonnet skate, duckbill ray, leopard ray, mottled eagle ray, spotted bonnetray, spotted duckbill ray, spotted stingray, spotted whipray, white-spotted eagle ray)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    10+

    Length: 110 - 180cm, max. reported length: 330cmMax. weight: 230kgFound at depth: 1 - 80m