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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Baldock, United Kingdom

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Baldock...

Baldock is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 10086 people. The water temperature around Baldock varies significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.9°C (42.5°F) in February up to 18.9°C (66°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Baldock 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 Baldock?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Baldock is approximately:
12°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Baldock. A good spot nearby is Shoreham, which is just 80.2km (49.8miles) away from Baldock. Click here for directions and for more information on Shoreham and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Baldock are Hot pipe, which is 80.2km (49.8miles) away, and Brighton West Pier, located roughly 80.6km (50.1miles) from Baldock.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Baldock. The closest decent beach is Tenby, which is only 29.9km (18.6miles) away from Baldock. Another beach near Baldock is Dornoch, which is roughly 32.2km (20miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Baldock?

The water temperature around Baldock is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to approximately 6°C (43°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Baldock?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Baldock: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Baldock...

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