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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lytchett Matravers, United Kingdom

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lytchett Matravers...

Lytchett Matravers is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 3271 people. The water temperature around Lytchett Matravers has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.9°C (42.7°F) in February up to 17.3°C (63.1°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 Lytchett Matravers 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 Lytchett Matravers?

The current water temperature in the month of June near Lytchett Matravers is about:
13°C (56°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Lytchett Matravers. The closest one is Bournemouth Pier, which is 9.3km (6.5miles) away from Lytchett Matravers. Click here for directions and for more information on Bournemouth Pier and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Lytchett Matravers are Kimmeridge Bay Bench, which is approximately 10.5km (6.5miles) away, and Boscombe Pier, located 10.6km (6.6miles) from Lytchett Matravers.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are a few other beautiful beaches in proximity to Lytchett Matravers. The closest one is Poole, which is only 5km (3.1miles) away from Lytchett Matravers. Another nice beach near Lytchett Matravers is Sandbanks, which is 7.7km (4.8miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Lytchett Matravers?

The water temperature around Lytchett Matravers is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Lytchett Matravers. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures cool down to roughly 6°C (43°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts 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 Lytchett Matravers?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Lytchett Matravers: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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