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

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

Caerphilly is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 31060 people. The water temperature around Caerphilly has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.6°C (42.1°F) in February up to 16.7°C (62.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Caerphilly 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 Caerphilly?

The current water temperature in the month of June near Caerphilly is ca:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Caerphilly?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Caerphilly. The closest one is Southerndown, which is 18.9km (12.2miles) away from Caerphilly. Click here for more information on Southerndown and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Caerphilly are Ogmore, which is approximately 19.7km (12.2miles) away, and Rest Bay, located 22.6km (14miles) from Caerphilly.

Are there white sand beaches close by?

There are some beautiful beaches in close proximity to Caerphilly. The nearest one is Whitesands, which is 3km (1.8miles) away from Caerphilly. Another nice beach near Caerphilly is Aberystwyth, which is 7.2km (4.5miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Caerphilly?

The sea temperature around Caerphilly is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Caerphilly. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures cool down to 6°C (42°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing close to Caerphilly?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Caerphilly: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Caerphilly...

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