Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Peacehaven, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Peacehaven...
Peacehaven is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 13268 people.
The water temperature around Peacehaven has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 6.8°C (44.3°F) in March up to 16.5°C (61.8°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 Peacehaven 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 Peacehaven?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Peacehaven is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Peacehaven. The closest one is Brighton West Pier, which is only 6.7km (6miles) away from Peacehaven. Click here
to check out more information on Brighton West Pier and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Peacehaven are Birling gap
, which is 9.7km (6miles) away, and Shoreham
, located 10km (6.2miles) from Peacehaven.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are a few beautiful beaches in proximity to Peacehaven. The nearest one is Seaford
, which is only 4.9km (3miles) away from Peacehaven. Another beach near Peacehaven is Brighton
, which is 6.1km (3.8miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Peacehaven?
The water temperature around Peacehaven is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°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 might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Peacehaven. Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures cool down to nearly 7°C (44°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, 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 recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Peacehaven?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit 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. The conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Peacehaven: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Peacehaven...
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in the Philippines, the city San Marcos
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in the Indonesia have in common with Peacehaven? Click on the links to find out...