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

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

Blackrod is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a fairly dense city close to the water with a population of 5086 people. The water temperature around Blackrod varies dramatically 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 illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Blackrod 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 Blackrod?

The current water temperature in the month of August near Blackrod is about:
17°C (63°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Blackrod?

There are not many surf spots close to Blackrod. A good spot nearby is Seaton Carew, which is about 92.8km (58.5miles) away from Blackrod. Click here to check out more information on Seaton Carew and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Blackrod are Tywyn, which is roughly 94.2km (58.5miles) away, and Saltburn, located approximately 94.2km (58.5miles) from Blackrod.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are some gorgeous beaches in proximity to Blackrod. The nearest one is Saundersfoot, which is only 7km (4.4miles) away from Blackrod. Another good beach near Blackrod is St Helens, which is approximately 11.4km (7.1miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Blackrod?

The sea temperature around Blackrod 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 fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to nearly 5°C (42°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people 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 recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing close to Blackrod?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (42-51°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Blackrod: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Blackrod...

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