Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bantham Rivermouth, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bantham Rivermouth...
Bantham Rivermouth is a surf spot in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Bantham Rivermouth varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 8.6°C (47.4°F) in March up to 15.5°C (59.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Bantham Rivermouth 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 Bantham Rivermouth?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Bantham Rivermouth is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Bantham Rivermouth?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Bantham Rivermouth. The closest one is Bantham, which is only 0.1km (0miles) away from Bantham Rivermouth. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Bantham and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Bantham Rivermouth is Challabrough
, which is 0.9km (0.6miles) away.
Are there nice beaches near Bantham Rivermouth?
Yes, there are some nice beaches in proximity to Bantham Rivermouth. The closest one is Salcombe
, which is just 5.9km (3.7miles) away from Bantham Rivermouth. Another beach near Bantham Rivermouth is Torcross
, which is ca 10.4km (6.4miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Bantham Rivermouth?
The water temperature at Bantham Rivermouth is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (60°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Bantham Rivermouth. However, during early spring, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 9°C (47°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Bantham Rivermouth?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (47-56°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 10 to 15°C (51-60°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Bantham Rivermouth: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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