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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Largs, United Kingdom

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Largs...

Largs is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 11126 people. The water temperature around Largs changes moderately throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 6.5°C (43.7°F) in March up to 13.8°C (56.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Largs 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 Largs?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Largs is about:
12°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Largs. The closest decent spot is Portballintrae, which is roughly 76.9km (49.8miles) away from Largs. Click here for directions and for more information on Portballintrae and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Largs are White Rocks, which is approximately 80.1km (49.8miles) away, and East Strand, located roughly 81km (50.3miles) from Largs.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to Largs?

No, there are not many beaches close to Largs. The next good one is Burntisland, which is just 65.4km (40.6miles) away from Largs. Another gorgeous beach near Largs is St Andrews Beach, which is ca 84.7km (52.6miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Largs?

The water temperature around Largs is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (57°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Largs. However, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 7°C (44°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Largs?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary 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. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Largs: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Largs...

Do you know what the the city Nueva Arica in Peru, the city Praiano in Italy, and Azores-Gibraltar Ridge have in common with Largs? Click on the links to find out...