Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Abersoch, England
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Abersoch...
Abersoch is a beach in England.
The water temperature around Abersoch changes extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.5°C (41.9°F) in February up to 17.1°C (62.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Abersoch is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Abersoch?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Abersoch is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Abersoch. A spot, which is not too far away, is Cayton Bay, which is 93.3km (58miles) away from Abersoch. Click here
to check out more information on Cayton Bay and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Abersoch are South Bay
, which is roughly 93.4km (58miles) away, and Saltburn
, located ca 93.6km (58.1miles) from Abersoch.
Are there any other beaches near by?
Yes, there are several gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Abersoch. The nearest one is Abergele
, which is just 0.1km (0.1miles) away from Abersoch. Another gorgeous beach near Abersoch is Criccieth
, which is roughly 2.7km (1.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Abersoch?
The water temperature at Abersoch is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Abersoch. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to 5°C (42°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Abersoch?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (42-51°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Abersoch: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.