Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Harthill, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Harthill...
Harthill is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3464 people.
The water temperature around Harthill changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.8°C (40.7°F) in February up to 17.1°C (62.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Harthill 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 Harthill?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Harthill is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Harthill. The closest decent spot is Pease Bay, which is just 55km (39miles) away from Harthill. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Pease Bay and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Harthill are Coldingham Bay
, which is approximately 62.8km (39miles) away, and Bamburgh
, located approximately 81.3km (50.5miles) from Harthill.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Harthill. The closest decent beach is Burntisland
, which is just 23.9km (14.9miles) away from Harthill. Another good beach near Harthill is Dunbar
, roughly 46.2km (28.7miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Harthill?
The water temperature around Harthill 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 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 5°C (41°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Harthill?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when sea temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Harthill: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Harthill...
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in France, the city Monteiasi
in Italy, and the city Matignon
in France have in common with Harthill? Click on the links to find out...