Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Chirnside, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Chirnside...
Chirnside is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 1176 people.
The water temperature around Chirnside varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.3°F) in February up to 13.6°C (56.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Chirnside 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 Chirnside?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Chirnside is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Chirnside. The closest one is Coldingham Bay, which is only 7km (6.3miles) away from Chirnside. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Coldingham Bay and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Chirnside are Pease Bay
, which is approximately 10.2km (6.3miles) away, and Bamburgh
, located ca 23.3km (14.5miles) from Chirnside.
Are there sandy beaches close to Chirnside?
There are several other beautiful beaches in proximity to Chirnside. The closest one is North Berwick
, which is just 8.2km (5.1miles) away from Chirnside. Another nice beach near Chirnside is Dunbar
, which is ca 18.4km (11.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Chirnside?
The sea temperature around Chirnside is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (57°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 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Chirnside. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to nearly 6°C (42°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required 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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Chirnside?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Chirnside: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Chirnside...
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in the Philippines, the city Messini
in the Greece, and the city Suqu
in the China have in common with Chirnside? Click on the links to find out...