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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pegswood, United Kingdom

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pegswood...

Pegswood is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3245 people. The water temperature around Pegswood has slight variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.5°C (41.9°F) in February up to 13.5°C (56.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pegswood 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 Pegswood?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters around Pegswood is ca:
10°C (50°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Pegswood. The nearest one is Blyth Beach, which is 7.5km (8.5miles) away from Pegswood. Click here to check out more information on Blyth Beach and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Pegswood are Tynemouth Longsands, which is roughly 13.7km (8.5miles) away, and South Shields, located approximately 15.9km (9.9miles) from Pegswood.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

There are other beaches in close proximity to Pegswood. The nearest one is Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, which is only 5.2km (3.2miles) away from Pegswood. Another fun beach near Pegswood is Whitley Bay, which is 12km (7.4miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Pegswood?

The sea temperature around Pegswood is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (56°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Pegswood. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures reach lows of nearly 6°C (42°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Pegswood?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (47-56°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Pegswood: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Pegswood...

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