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

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

Pillaton is a coastal city in United Kingdom. The water temperature around Pillaton has slight variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 9°C (48.2°F) in February up to 16.2°C (61.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pillaton 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 Pillaton?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Pillaton is about:
11°C (52°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Pillaton. A spot that might be worth checking out is Mothecombe, which is 18.2km (13miles) away from Pillaton. Click here for more information on Mothecombe and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Pillaton are Challabrough, which is roughly 20.9km (13miles) away, and Bantham Rivermouth, located roughly 21.8km (13.5miles) from Pillaton.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are more beaches in close proximity to Pillaton. The nearest one is Looe, which is only 9.4km (5.9miles) away from Pillaton. Another beautiful beach near Pillaton is Fowey, which is roughly 16.8km (10.5miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Pillaton?

The sea temperature around Pillaton 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 people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Pillaton. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to approximately 9°C (48°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 ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Pillaton?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Pillaton: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Pillaton...

Do you know what the Beaumont Basin , Senigallia in Italy, and the city Radinghem-en-Weppes in France have in common with Pillaton? Click on the links to find out...