Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Martock, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Martock...
Martock is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4405 people.
The water temperature around Martock changes slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.9°C (44.3°F) in March up to 16.1°C (61°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Martock 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 Martock?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Martock is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Martock. A spot, which is not too far away, is Beer Point, which is about 24.6km (22.7miles) away from Martock. Click here
for more information on Beer Point and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Martock are BoneYard Exmouth
, which is roughly 36.5km (22.7miles) away, and Kimmeridge Bay Bench
, located ca 37.4km (23.2miles) from Martock.
Are there nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are more beaches in proximity to Martock. The nearest one is Charmouth
, which is 17.3km (10.8miles) away from Martock. Another beach near Martock is Seatown
, which is 17.6km (10.9miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Martock?
The water temperature around Martock is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Martock. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 7°C (44°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Martock?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Martock: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Martock...
Do you know what the Abbott Seamount
in Italy, and the city Blenheim
in New Zealand have in common with Martock? Click on the links to find out...