Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lesmahagow, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lesmahagow...
Lesmahagow is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 3823 people.
The water temperature around Lesmahagow changes slightly during 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 shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Lesmahagow 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 Lesmahagow?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Lesmahagow is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Lesmahagow?
There are not too many surf spots close to Lesmahagow. A good spot nearby is Pease Bay, which is 63.5km (43.7miles) away from Lesmahagow. Click here
for more information on Pease Bay and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Lesmahagow are Coldingham Bay
, which is roughly 70.3km (43.7miles) away, and Bamburgh
, located approximately 84.7km (52.6miles) from Lesmahagow.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Lesmahagow. A beach that might be worth checking out is Burntisland
, which is 38.6km (23.9miles) away from Lesmahagow. Another gorgeous beach near Lesmahagow is Dunbar
, roughly 56.1km (34.8miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Lesmahagow?
The water temperature around Lesmahagow 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 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Lesmahagow. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to 7°C (44°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Lesmahagow?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Lesmahagow: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Lesmahagow...
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