Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ardrishaig, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ardrishaig...
Ardrishaig is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 1261 people.
The water temperature around Ardrishaig has moderate variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.2°C (43.1°F) in March up to 13.2°C (55.7°F) in the month of October, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Ardrishaig 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 near Ardrishaig?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Ardrishaig is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Ardrishaig?
There are not many surf spots close to Ardrishaig. The closest decent spot is Portballintrae, which is 69.6km (44.9miles) away from Ardrishaig. Click here
to check out more information on Portballintrae and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Ardrishaig are White Rocks
, which is approximately 72.3km (44.9miles) away, and East Strand
, located ca 73km (45.3miles) from Ardrishaig.
Are there white sand beaches near Ardrishaig?
There are not too many beaches close to Ardrishaig. A beach that might be worth checking out is Portstewart Strand
, which is only 76.8km (47.7miles) away from Ardrishaig. Another nice beach near Ardrishaig is Culdaff
, which is approximately 84.3km (52.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Ardrishaig?
The sea temperature around Ardrishaig is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (56°F) in the months of . During this time, in the , a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to nearly 6°C (43°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Ardrishaig?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during when temperatures range from 8 to 13°C (47-56°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Ardrishaig: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Ardrishaig...
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