Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Blaydon-on-Tyne, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Blaydon-on-Tyne...
Blaydon-on-Tyne is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 14974 people.
The water temperature around Blaydon-on-Tyne has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 5.5°C (41.9°F) in February up to 13.5°C (56.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Blaydon-on-Tyne 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 Blaydon-on-Tyne?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters near Blaydon-on-Tyne is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Blaydon-on-Tyne. The closest one is Tynemouth Longsands, which is 12.2km (7.8miles) away from Blaydon-on-Tyne. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tynemouth Longsands and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Blaydon-on-Tyne are South Shields
, which is 12.5km (7.8miles) away, and Blyth Beach
, located approximately 13.2km (8.2miles) from Blaydon-on-Tyne.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are a few beautiful beaches in close proximity to Blaydon-on-Tyne. The closest one is Newcastle
, which is only 3.9km (2.4miles) away from Blaydon-on-Tyne. Another beautiful beach near Blaydon-on-Tyne is Rothesay
, which is ca 7.3km (4.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Blaydon-on-Tyne?
The sea temperature around Blaydon-on-Tyne is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (56°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 people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to 6°C (42°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Blaydon-on-Tyne?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures reach 9 to 14°C (47-56°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Blaydon-on-Tyne: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.