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

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

Denton is a coastal city in United Kingdom. The water temperature around Denton changes dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.5°C (41.9°F) in February up to 17.1°C (62.8°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 Denton 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 Denton?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters around Denton is ca:
14°C (57°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Denton. A good spot nearby is Seaton Carew, which is 20.4km (17.4miles) away from Denton. Click here for directions and for more information on Seaton Carew and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Denton are Saltburn, which is roughly 28km (17.4miles) away, and South Shields, located 31.4km (19.5miles) from Denton.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are not many beaches in proximity to Denton. A beach that might be worth checking out is Seaton Carew, which is only 20km (12.4miles) away from Denton. Another gorgeous beach near Denton is Rothesay, approximately 22km (13.6miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Denton?

The sea temperature around Denton 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 recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 5°C (42°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold 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 Denton?

Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (42-51°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Denton: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Denton...

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