Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lockington, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lockington...
Lockington is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Lockington has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.3°F) in February up to 14.6°C (58.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Lockington 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 Lockington?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Lockington is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Lockington. The closest decent spot is Cayton Bay, which is just 23.4km (15.8miles) away from Lockington. Click here
for directions and for more information on Cayton Bay and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Lockington are South Bay
, which is ca 25.5km (15.8miles) away, and North bay
, located 26.2km (16.3miles) from Lockington.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are a few beautiful beaches close to Lockington. The closest one is Aberdyfi
, which is only 9.7km (6miles) away from Lockington. Another beach near Lockington is Hornsea
, which is ca 12.7km (7.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Lockington?
The sea temperature around Lockington is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (58°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 diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures reach lows of approximately 6°C (42°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Lockington?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when temperatures reach 10 to 15°C (49-58°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Lockington: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.