Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Budleigh Salterton...
Budleigh Salterton is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 4908 people.
The water temperature around Budleigh Salterton has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.1°C (44.7°F) in March up to 16.6°C (61.8°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Budleigh Salterton 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 Budleigh Salterton?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters around Budleigh Salterton is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Budleigh Salterton. The nearest one is BoneYard Exmouth, which is just 2.6km (6.6miles) away from Budleigh Salterton. Click here
for more information on BoneYard Exmouth and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Budleigh Salterton are Beer Point
, which is 10.6km (6.6miles) away, and Challabrough
, located 34.7km (21.6miles) from Budleigh Salterton.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are several beaches near to Budleigh Salterton. The nearest one is Budleigh Salterton
, which is only 0.1km (0.1miles) away from Budleigh Salterton. Another good beach near Budleigh Salterton is Exmouth
, which is ca 4.1km (2.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Budleigh Salterton?
The sea temperature around Budleigh Salterton is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Budleigh Salterton. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to nearly 7°C (45°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some 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 diving and fishing near Budleigh Salterton?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°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 June, July, and August when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Budleigh Salterton: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Budleigh Salterton...
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