Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Coldingham Bay, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Coldingham Bay...
Coldingham Bay is a surf spot in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Coldingham Bay changes moderately year round.
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 Coldingham Bay 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 Coldingham Bay?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Coldingham Bay is ca:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Coldingham Bay. The nearest one is Pease Bay, which is just 8.3km (5.2miles) away from Coldingham Bay. Click here
for more information on Pease Bay and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Coldingham Bay is Bamburgh
, which is roughly 25.2km (15.7miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are other beaches near to Coldingham Bay. The nearest one is North Berwick
, which is 9.8km (6.1miles) away from Coldingham Bay. Another beach near Coldingham Bay is Dunbar
, which is roughly 18km (11.2miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Coldingham Bay?
The sea temperature at Coldingham Bay 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 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Coldingham Bay. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to approximately 6°C (42°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Coldingham Bay?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. 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. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Coldingham Bay: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Coldingham Bay...
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