Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Spanish Point Reefs, Ireland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Spanish Point Reefs...
Spanish Point Reefs is a surf spot in Ireland.
The water temperature around Spanish Point Reefs changes slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.7°C (45.9°F) in February up to 16.5°C (61.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Spanish Point Reefs 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 at Spanish Point Reefs?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Spanish Point Reefs is ca:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Spanish Point Reefs. The nearest one is Spanish Point Beach, which is 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Spanish Point Reefs. Click here
for more information on Spanish Point Beach and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Spanish Point Reefs is Doughmore Beach
, which is 6.5km (4miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are several other beaches in close proximity to Spanish Point Reefs. The nearest one is Spanish Point
, which is 0.1km (0.1miles) away from Spanish Point Reefs. Another nice beach near Spanish Point Reefs is Lahinch
, which is ca 7.5km (4.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Spanish Point Reefs?
The sea temperature at Spanish Point Reefs is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°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 fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Spanish Point Reefs. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 8°C (46°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold 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 close to Spanish Point Reefs?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Spanish Point Reefs: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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