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

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

Redruth is a coastal city in United Kingdom. The water temperature around Redruth changes slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 8.2°C (46.7°F) in March up to 15.9°C (60.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Redruth 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 Redruth?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Redruth is ca:
12°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Redruth. The closest one is Portreath, which is 3.5km (2.3miles) away from Redruth. Click here for directions and for more information on Portreath and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Redruth are Porthtowan, which is approximately 3.7km (2.3miles) away, and St Agnes, located roughly 6.2km (3.8miles) from Redruth.

Are there sandy beaches located close to Redruth?

There are several nice beaches in proximity to Redruth. The closest one is Chapmans Pool, which is 2.2km (1.4miles) away from Redruth. Another nice beach near Redruth is Perranporth, which is roughly 8.3km (5.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Redruth?

The sea temperature around Redruth is pretty cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures come down to approximately 8°C (47°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 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 Redruth?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (47-56°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Redruth: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Redruth...

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