Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saint Davids, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saint Davids...
Saint Davids is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1800 people.
The water temperature around Saint Davids changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 7.9°C (46.3°F) in February up to 15.2°C (59.4°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Saint Davids 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 Saint Davids?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Saint Davids is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Saint Davids. The nearest one is Newgale, which is just 6.4km (6miles) away from Saint Davids. Click here
for more information on Newgale and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Saint Davids are Broadhaven North
, which is ca 9.7km (6miles) away, and Fresh Water West
, located roughly 17.6km (11miles) from Saint Davids.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are other gorgeous beaches near to Saint Davids. The nearest one is Broad Haven South
, which is 9.8km (6.1miles) away from Saint Davids. Another nice beach near Saint Davids is Fishguard
, which is ca 14.6km (9.1miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Saint Davids?
The water temperature around Saint Davids is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (59°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Saint Davids. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to nearly 8°C (46°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Saint Davids?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during fall when temperatures range from 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Saint Davids: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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