Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Castor, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Castor...
Castor is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Castor varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.2°C (41.3°F) in February up to 17.2°C (63°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Castor 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 Castor?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Castor is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Castor?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Castor. The next good one is Sutton on sea, which is more than 57.4km (35.6miles) away from Castor. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Sutton on sea and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Broadstairs
, which is 114.1km (70.9miles) away from Castor. Another good surfspot is Broadstairs
, located 114.1km (70.9miles) from Castor.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Castor. The next good one is Hunstanton
, which is just 43.1km (26.7miles) away from Castor. Another good beach near Castor is Skegness
, which is 48.7km (30.3miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Castor?
The water temperature around Castor 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 required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to 5°C (41°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 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 Castor?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Castor: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Castor...
Do you know what the the city Ludersburg
in Germany, the city Lousa
in Portugal, and the city Montepaone Lido
in Italy have in common with Castor? Click on the links to find out...