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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near South Cave, United Kingdom

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about South Cave...

South Cave is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3178 people. The water temperature around South Cave has slight variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.3°F) in February up to 14.6°C (58.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since South Cave 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 South Cave?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters close to South Cave is approximately:
13°C (55°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to South Cave. The next good one is Cayton Bay, which is just 34.3km (22.5miles) away from South Cave. Click here for directions and for more information on Cayton Bay and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near South Cave are South Bay, which is approximately 36.1km (22.5miles) away, and North bay, located approximately 36.9km (22.9miles) from South Cave.

Are there beaches in close proximity to South Cave?

Yes, there are more nice beaches close to South Cave. The closest one is Castle Cove, which is only 10.9km (6.8miles) away from South Cave. Another fun beach near South Cave is Castle Cove, which is 10.9km (6.8miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for South Cave?

The water temperature around South Cave is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (58°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to roughly 6°C (42°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near South Cave?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot 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. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 10 to 15°C (49-58°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to South Cave: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about South Cave...

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