Clownfish, Philippines. Photo by Stephane Rochon.

A dive site atlas made by divers for divers
Enjoy and contribute!

 Turks and Caicos Islands

Central America

The Turks Islands are separated from the Caicos Islands by Turks Island Passage. There are two main islands:
- Grand Turk (with the capital of the territory, Cockburn Town)
- Salt Cay

The Caicos Islands are the larger group. The unofficial capital of the Caicos Islands is the village of Kew on North Caicos. Main islands, from West to East:
- West Caicos
- Providenciales
- North Caicos
- Middle Caicos
- East Caicos
- South Caicos
- Ambergris Cay

Inhabited smaller islands, in the Caicos Cays between Providenciales and North Caicos:
- Pine Cay
- Parrot Cay

As an addition for diving are a lot of small cays, such as French Cay.

Location: Caribbean, two island groups in the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of The Bahamas, north of Haiti
Geographic coordinates: 21° 27' N, 71° 21' W
Coastline km: 389 km km
Climate: tropical; marine; moderated by trade winds; sunny and relatively dry
Terrain: low, flat limestone; extensive marshes and mangrove swamps
Elevation: lowest point: Caribbean Sea 0 m highest point: Blue Hills 49 m
Natural hazards: frequent hurricanes
Currency: US dollar (USD)
Population: 21,746 (July 2007 est.)
Languages: English (official)
Capital: Grand Turk (Cockburn Town)
Divisions: none (overseas territory of the UK)

More details

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Air temp.                        
Water temp.                        
Equipment Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem Nie wiem
Best season

Want to correct or complete those additional data? Edit this page

Additional map


Wanna add some info about Turks and Caicos Islands? Let us know...

This is an interactive map! Use controls to pan and zoom this map.

Your favorite zone isn't listed ? Add a zone


Zones (6) Dive sites Sub zones
Grand Turk & Salt Cay 8 0
Pine Cay 0 0
Providenciales 7 0
South Caicos 8 0
Southern Cays (French Cay) 2 0
West Caicos 1 0


Show all (21)...

Black Coral Forest
Turks Caicos

The Dome
Turks Caicos

French Cay
Turks Caicos

Turks Caicos


Show all (0)...

No video available

 Dive logs

Show all (8)...

The Dome
Obok Uvita01
Jul 20, 2010

Obok Uvita01
Jul 19, 2010

French Cay
Obok eritland
Nov 26, 2008
French Cay 4 - Eagle Ray Pass - sting ray, moray eel

French Cay
Obok eritland
Nov 26, 2008
French Cay 3 - Eagle Ray Pass -

 Dive trips

Show all (2)...

Podróż: Turks and Caicos 2008
Obok eritland
Od Nov 23, 2008 do Nov 30, 2008


Podróż: Turks Nov 2007
Obok mof
Od Nov 18, 2007 do Nov 21, 2007
Turks and Caicos to get Ken into diving


Add comment

Show all (1)...


Errors, Feedback

If you want to add new information or you have found errors on this country, Send us feedback.


Wannadive.net 24/24

Wannadive.net on your mobile

Google Play Application

RSS All the RSS feeds of Wannadive.net

Newsletter All news by email