The international airport Sud Corse, Figari (FSC) is located 16 km from the center of Bonifacio.
Best time to travel and weather in Bonifacio
The strait of the resort is a sailor's dream. Because of the nozzle effect, there is always a nice Bonifacios tradewinds.
The wind in Corsica blows from any direction. The island influence by Tramontana, Mistral, Grekale, Levante, Sirocco, Libeccio, and Ponente winds.
Before starting a yacht trip, check the wind forecasts that can reach very high speeds.
The high season in Bonifacio begins in late spring. In summer, the climate is rather mild, and there are rarely strong gusts of wind. Bonifacio water temperature in July and August sometimes exceeds the air temperature.
Water temperature in sailing season
Air temperature in sailing season
Wind speed in sailing season
10 - 20 knots
Weather forecast for Bonifacio
Port Services is the most trusted source of information.
You can check the weather forecast and storm warnings on the following sites:
- marine.meteoconsult.fr — marine weather forecast for the Mediterranean coast;
- meteofrance.com — Marine weather forecast for the coast of France;
- windfinder — a service for tracking winds, viewing water and air temperatures;
- Marine Weather Guide — Marine weather guide from METEO France.