Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dyce, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dyce...
Dyce is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5375 people.
The water temperature around Dyce has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.5°C (42°F) in March up to 12.7°C (54.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (48°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dyce 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 Dyce?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Dyce is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Dyce. The closest one is Aberdeen, which is just 4.6km (4.1miles) away from Dyce. Click here
for more information on Aberdeen and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Dyce are Nigg Bay
, which is ca 6.7km (4.1miles) away, and Fraserburgh
, located ca 33.6km (20.9miles) from Dyce.
Are there beautiful beaches in close proximity to Dyce?
No, there are not many beaches near to Dyce. The closest decent beach is St Andrews Beach
, which is only 61.4km (38.2miles) away from Dyce. Another beautiful beach near Dyce is Dunbar
, ca 86.3km (53.6miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Dyce?
The water temperature around Dyce is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (55°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Dyce. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 6°C (42°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Dyce?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 8 to 13°C (46-55°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Dyce: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Dyce...
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, and the city Ishige
in the Japan have in common with Dyce? Click on the links to find out...