Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Garrylucas, Ireland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Garrylucas...
Garrylucas is a beach in Ireland.
The water temperature around Garrylucas varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 9.1°C (48.4°F) in January up to 17.2°C (62.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Garrylucas 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 Garrylucas?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Garrylucas is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Garrylucas. The nearest one is Garretstown, which is only 0.3km (8.1miles) away from Garrylucas. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Garretstown and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Garrylucas are Inchydoney
, which is ca 13km (8.1miles) away, and Longstrand
, located approximately 17.8km (11.1miles) from Garrylucas.
Are there any other sandy beaches near by?
There are a few other beaches in proximity to Garrylucas. The closest one is Cappagh Pier
, which is just 4.6km (2.9miles) away from Garrylucas. Another gorgeous beach near Garrylucas is Inchydoney
, which is ca 13.4km (8.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Garrylucas?
The sea temperature at Garrylucas is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, water temperatures cool down to 9°C (48°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly 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 Garrylucas?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F) during December, January, and February. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Garrylucas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Garrylucas...
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in the United States, the city Witzwort
in the Germany, and the city Castelcivita
in the Italy have in common with Garrylucas? Click on the links to find out...