Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hot pipe, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hot pipe...
Hot pipe is a surf spot in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Hot pipe varies slightly year round.
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 Hot pipe 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 Hot pipe?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Hot pipe is about:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Hot pipe. The nearest one is Shoreham, which is 0km (0miles) away from Hot pipe. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Shoreham and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Hot pipe is Brighton West Pier
, which is 3.3km (2.1miles) away.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are a few gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Hot pipe. The closest one is Brighton
, which is just 4km (2.5miles) away from Hot pipe. Another beautiful beach near Hot pipe is Worthing
, which is roughly 6.3km (3.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Hot pipe?
The water temperature at Hot pipe 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 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to approximately 7°C (44°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Hot pipe?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Hot pipe: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Hot pipe...
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