Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Findhorn, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Findhorn...
Findhorn is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 1040 people.
The water temperature around Findhorn varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.1°C (41.3°F) in March up to 13.2°C (55.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Findhorn 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 Findhorn?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Findhorn is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Findhorn?
There are not many surf spots close to Findhorn. The closest decent spot is Lossie East Beach, which is roughly 12.9km (19.9miles) away from Findhorn. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Lossie East Beach and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Findhorn are Sandend
, which is 32km (19.9miles) away, and Fraserburgh
, located roughly 59.6km (37miles) from Findhorn.
Are there white sand beaches near Findhorn?
There are not too many beaches near to Findhorn. The next good one is Thurso
, which is just 64.8km (40.2miles) away from Findhorn. Another fun beach near Findhorn is St Andrews Beach
, ca 88.2km (54.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Findhorn?
The sea temperature around Findhorn is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (56°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 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 scuba diving around Findhorn. However, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures come down to roughly 5°C (41°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 amounts of time . For very windy 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 close to Findhorn?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°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 usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 8 to 13°C (47-56°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Findhorn: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Findhorn...
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in the United States, the city Ranemsletta
in the Norway, and the city Villafranca
in the Italy have in common with Findhorn? Click on the links to find out...