Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hamble, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hamble...
Hamble is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the water with a population of 3939 people.
The water temperature around Hamble changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.2°C (44.9°F) in March up to 16.6°C (61.8°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 Hamble 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 Hamble?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Hamble is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Hamble?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Hamble. The closest one is Compton, which is only 15.2km (11.4miles) away from Hamble. Click here
for more information on Compton and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Hamble are Highcliffe
, which is roughly 18.4km (11.4miles) away, and West Wittering
, located ca 18.9km (11.8miles) from Hamble.
Are there sandy beaches near Hamble?
There are some nice beaches close to Hamble. The nearest one is Pembrey
, which is 7.8km (4.9miles) away from Hamble. Another beach near Hamble is Ryde
, which is approximately 11.4km (7.1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Hamble?
The sea temperature around Hamble is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Hamble. Nevertheless, during early spring, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 7°C (45°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Hamble?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Hamble: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Hamble...
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