Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Horley, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Horley...
Horley is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 21232 people.
The water temperature around Horley changes slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.8°C (44.3°F) in March up to 16.5°C (61.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Horley 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 Horley?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Horley is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Horley. A good spot nearby is Shoreham, which is about 24.1km (15miles) away from Horley. Click here
for more information on Shoreham and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Horley are Hot pipe
, which is roughly 24.1km (15miles) away, and Brighton West Pier
, located 24.4km (15.2miles) from Horley.
Are there beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Horley. One beach, which is not too far away, is Fairbourne
, which is 15.1km (9.4miles) away from Horley. Another gorgeous beach near Horley is Milford Haven
, which is ca 20.8km (12.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Horley?
The sea temperature around Horley 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 recommended 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 diving around Horley. However, during early spring, temperatures come down to 7°C (44°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some 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 better to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Horley?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Horley: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Horley...
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in France, the geo Ninos Valley
, and the city Gemozac
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