watertemperature.org logo2

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

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

Dunnington is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 2987 people. The water temperature around Dunnington has moderate variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.3°F) in February up to 14.6°C (58.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dunnington 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 Dunnington?

The current water temperature in the month of March near Dunnington is approximately:
6°C (43°F)

Are there surf spots close to Dunnington?

There are not too many surf spots close to Dunnington. A spot that might be worth checking out is Cayton Bay, which is roughly 20.8km (14.6miles) away from Dunnington. Click here for directions and for more information on Cayton Bay and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Dunnington are South Bay, which is approximately 23.5km (14.6miles) away, and North bay, located roughly 24.3km (15.1miles) from Dunnington.

Are there beaches near by?

Yes, there are some beaches near to Dunnington. The closest one is Hornsea, which is only 4.1km (2.6miles) away from Dunnington. Another good beach near Dunnington is Bridlington, which is ca 9.6km (6miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Dunnington?

The water temperature around Dunnington is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°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 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 6°C (42°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Dunnington?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot 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 love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 10 to 15°C (49-58°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Dunnington: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Dunnington...

Do you know what the the city As Sukhnah in Yemen, the city Meihua in China, and the city Fuyong in China have in common with Dunnington? Click on the links to find out...