Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mothecombe, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mothecombe...
Mothecombe is a surf spot in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Mothecombe varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 8.6°C (47.4°F) in March up to 15.5°C (59.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Mothecombe 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 at Mothecombe?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Mothecombe is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Mothecombe. The nearest one is Challabrough, which is only 2.8km (1.7miles) away from Mothecombe. Click here
to check out more information on Challabrough and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Mothecombe is Bantham Rivermouth
, which is approximately 3.6km (2.2miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
Yes, there are several beaches close to Mothecombe. The nearest one is Salcombe
, which is just 9.5km (5.9miles) away from Mothecombe. Another nice beach near Mothecombe is Torcross
, which is roughly 13.6km (8.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Mothecombe?
The water temperature at Mothecombe is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (60°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Mothecombe. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to approximately 9°C (47°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold 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 near Mothecombe?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (47-56°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 10 to 15°C (51-60°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Mothecombe: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Mothecombe...
Do you know what the the city Remsenburg-Speonk
in the United States, the city Mead Valley
in the United States, and the city Pyle
in the United Kingdom have in common with Mothecombe? Click on the links to find out...