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

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

Barrowford is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 5378 people. The water temperature around Barrowford has significant variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 5.2°C (41.4°F) in March up to 16.3°C (61.3°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Barrowford 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 Barrowford?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Barrowford is about:
12°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Barrowford. A good spot nearby is Seaton Carew, which is just 70.1km (44.4miles) away from Barrowford. Click here for directions and for more information on Seaton Carew and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Barrowford are Saltburn, which is roughly 71.5km (44.4miles) away, and Staithes, located ca 75.7km (47miles) from Barrowford.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are several beautiful beaches close to Barrowford. The closest one is Largs, which is 12km (7.5miles) away from Barrowford. Another beautiful beach near Barrowford is Saundersfoot, which is 17.8km (11miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Barrowford?

The water temperature around Barrowford is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during early spring, temperatures drop down to approximately 5°C (41°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Barrowford?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Barrowford: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Barrowford...

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