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

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

Luing is an island in United Kingdom. It is part of the Inner Hebrides island group. The water temperature around Luing has slight variability year round. The temperature ranges from 6.2°C (43.1°F) in March up to 13.2°C (55.7°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Luing 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 Luing?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Luing is about:
6°C (44°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Luing. A good spot nearby is Portballintrae, which is about 78.2km (50miles) away from Luing. Click here to check out more information on Portballintrae and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Luing are White Rocks, which is approximately 80.6km (50miles) away, and East Strand, located approximately 81km (50.3miles) from Luing.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are not many beaches in proximity to Luing. One beach, which is not too far away, is Portstewart Strand, which is only 84.5km (52.5miles) away from Luing. Another nice beach near Luing is Culdaff, roughly 88.7km (55.1miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Luing?

The sea temperature around Luing is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (56°F) in the months of . During this time, in the , a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 6°C (43°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Luing?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during when water temperatures reach 8 to 13°C (47-56°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Luing: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Luing...

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