Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mallow, Ireland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mallow...
Mallow is a coastal city in Ireland.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 9495 people.
The water temperature around Mallow varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 9.1°C (48.4°F) in January up to 17.2°C (62.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Mallow 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 Mallow?
The current water temperature in the month of November near Mallow is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Mallow. A good spot nearby is Inch Cork Area, which is 30.4km (21.1miles) away from Mallow. Click here
to check out more information on Inch Cork Area and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Mallow are Garretstown
, which is 34km (21.1miles) away, and Inchydoney
, located ca 38.7km (24miles) from Mallow.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches close to Mallow. A beach that might be worth checking out is Coolmaine
, which is only 17.7km (11miles) away from Mallow. Another good beach near Mallow is Shroove
, roughly 21.4km (13.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Mallow?
The sea temperature around Mallow 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 feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Mallow. However, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures come down to nearly 9°C (48°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Mallow?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Mallow: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Mallow...
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