Chitales Reef / Mexico

Chitales Reef
Chitales reef near Cancún is known for a great variety of underwater life and clear visibility all year round. However, the sea at this region can frequently be rough.
Location: north-west of the Caribbean Sea, 6km/3mi from Cancún
What to see: frog fish, parrot fish, trigger fish, barracudas, green morays, amberjacks, jelly fish, nudibranches, large groupers
Depth: 5-8m/16-26ft
Currents: 1-2 knots
Visibility: 10-35m/33-115ft
Season for diving: All year round.
The average temperature is 27-35C/80-95F.
The storm season is from June to November.


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