Scuba diving in Lake City
Lake City enjoys quite attractive underwater
activities. Scuba divers come to this spot to enjoy the
variety of dive sites and marine life. Lake City has one of
the best caves and caverns systems in Florida. You will
enjoy diving its most popular springs and seeing the
attractive underwater life.
Always dive according to your level of training.
Never enter the water without checking with
Lake City dive
centers for safety, additional information, level required
for each dive site and without being accompanied by a
All the information provided is purely informative for our
readers and shouldn't be used as is to plan your immersion.
Average annual temperature: Between 23°C to 31 (74° F to 88°
Average Water surface temperature: 24° C (75° F)
Visibility often averaging: Visibility is between 30
(10 to 30 meters)
Coldest time: January
Warmest time: July
Possible to dive all year round.
Lake City is famous for its Cave diving sites. These
sites are very popular and highly visited by divers, and a
great spot for beginner divers to practice their new skills.
Make sure you prepare the proper equipments for these dives.
Lake City also offers
a wide variety or marine life in its springs and dive
sites. Lake City dive sites
have a unique structure; there are some tubes and tunnels in
these dive sites which you will definitely enjoy. You will
have the opportunity to watch the wild life at its very
Some of Lake City dive sites:
Lchetucknee Springs River is a very popular dive
spot. This beautiful waterway is a great spot for tubing and
snorkeling. It is at a depth of 40 feet (12 meters).
Peacock Springs has one of the largest cave systems
in the USA. It offers a spectacular cave diving experience.
You must be certified cave diver to do this dive. The
springs consist of about 28 feet (8 meters) of underwater