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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Freshwater East, United Kingdom

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Freshwater East...

Freshwater East is a surf spot in United Kingdom. The water temperature around Freshwater East varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.2°F) in February up to 15.5°C (59.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Freshwater East 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 at Freshwater East?

The current water temperature in the month of January at Freshwater East is about:
9°C (48°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Freshwater East. The closest one is Fresh Water West, which is 8.7km (5.4miles) away from Freshwater East. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Fresh Water West and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Freshwater East is Broadhaven North, which is ca 14.1km (8.7miles) away.

Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Freshwater East?

There are a few beautiful beaches in close proximity to Freshwater East. The closest one is Tenby, which is just 7km (4.3miles) away from Freshwater East. Another gorgeous beach near Freshwater East is Saundersfoot, which is roughly 8.2km (5.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Freshwater East?

The sea temperature at Freshwater East is pretty cold, reaching up to 16°C (60°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Freshwater East. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 6°C (42°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people 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 bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Freshwater East?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 11 to 16°C (51-60°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Freshwater East: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Freshwater East...

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