Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Boiler Reef, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Boiler Reef...
Boiler Reef is a surf spot in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Boiler Reef has extreme variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.9°C (42.7°F) in March up to 16.2°C (61.1°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Boiler Reef 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 Boiler Reef?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Boiler Reef is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Boiler Reef?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Boiler Reef. The closest one is Slade, which is just 1.3km (0.8miles) away from Boiler Reef. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Slade and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Boiler Reef is Three cliffs
, which is roughly 4.6km (2.9miles) away.
Are there beaches near Boiler Reef?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Boiler Reef. The next good one is Pendine Sands
, which is only 19.3km (12miles) away from Boiler Reef. Another fun beach near Boiler Reef is Tenby
, ca 23.1km (14.3miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Boiler Reef?
The water temperature at Boiler Reef is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Boiler Reef. However, during early spring, temperatures reach lows of roughly 6°C (43°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine 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 carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Boiler Reef?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Boiler Reef: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Boiler Reef...
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