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

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

Ffestiniog is a coastal city in United Kingdom. The water temperature around Ffestiniog varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 5.2°C (41.3°F) in February up to 14.9°C (58.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ffestiniog 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 Ffestiniog?

The current water temperature in the month of October near Ffestiniog is about:
14°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots near Ffestiniog?

There are not too many surf spots close to Ffestiniog. A spot that might be worth checking out is Tywyn, which is just 26.7km (17.9miles) away from Ffestiniog. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Tywyn and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Ffestiniog are Hells Mouth, which is roughly 28.8km (17.9miles) away, and The Trap-Aberystwyth, located 38.7km (24miles) from Ffestiniog.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Ffestiniog. The closest decent beach is Colwyn Bay, which is just 24.7km (15.3miles) away from Ffestiniog. Another good beach near Ffestiniog is Rhyl, which is approximately 30.1km (18.7miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Ffestiniog?

The water temperature around Ffestiniog is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (59°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 5°C (41°F). During this season, a 5/4 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 cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ffestiniog?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Ffestiniog: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Ffestiniog...

Do you know what the the city Oud-Loosdrecht in the Netherlands, the city Ponso in the Italy, and the city Tijera in the Panama have in common with Ffestiniog? Click on the links to find out...