Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Coolock, Ireland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Coolock...
Coolock is a coastal city in Ireland.
It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2632 people.
The water temperature around Coolock has slight variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.9°C (44.5°F) in March up to 14.3°C (57.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Coolock 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 Coolock?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Coolock is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Coolock. A spot, which is not too far away, is Clogherhead, which is roughly 32.5km (48.8miles) away from Coolock. Click here
for directions and for more information on Clogherhead and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Coolock are Hells Mouth
, which is 78.6km (48.8miles) away, and Tramore
, located ca 93.9km (58.3miles) from Coolock.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
There are more gorgeous beaches near to Coolock. The closest one is Dollymount Strand
, which is only 1.9km (1.2miles) away from Coolock. Another good beach near Coolock is Sutton
, which is ca 3.7km (2.3miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Coolock?
The sea temperature around Coolock is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (58°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 more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Coolock. However, during early spring, water temperatures cool down to roughly 7°C (44°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Coolock?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (49-58°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Coolock: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Coolock...
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in the Philippines, the city Castelfiorentino
in the Italy, and the city Nansheng
in the China have in common with Coolock? Click on the links to find out...