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

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

Pocklington is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a fairly small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 7802 people. The water temperature around Pocklington changes moderately during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.4°C (41.8°F) in February up to 13.7°C (56.6°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 Pocklington 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 Pocklington?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Pocklington is ca:
8°C (46°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Pocklington. A spot that might be worth checking out is Cayton Bay, which is roughly 27.5km (17.7miles) away from Pocklington. Click here for more information on Cayton Bay and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Pocklington are South Bay, which is approximately 28.5km (17.7miles) away, and North bay, located approximately 29km (18miles) from Pocklington.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

There are not many beaches in close proximity to Pocklington. The next good one is Girvan, which is 14.4km (8.9miles) away from Pocklington. Another gorgeous beach near Pocklington is Aberdyfi, roughly 20.4km (12.7miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Pocklington?

The sea temperature around Pocklington is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (57°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to 5°C (42°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, 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 Pocklington?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (42-51°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when water temperatures go up to 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Pocklington: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Pocklington...

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