Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Stags of Broadhaven, Republic of Ireland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Stags of Broadhaven...
Stags of Broadhaven is an island in the Republic of Ireland.
It is part of the island group.
The water temperature around Stags of Broadhaven changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 8.8°C (47.8°F) in March up to 16.2°C (61.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Stags of Broadhaven 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 Stags of Broadhaven?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Stags of Broadhaven is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Stags of Broadhaven. A spot, which is not too far away, is Kilcummin, which is about 22.8km (18.3miles) away from Stags of Broadhaven. Click here
for more information on Kilcummin and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Stags of Broadhaven are Inishcrone
, which is ca 29.5km (18.3miles) away, and Easky
, located 33.8km (21miles) from Stags of Broadhaven.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
There are other beaches in proximity to Stags of Broadhaven. The nearest one is Belmullet: Elly Bay
, which is 12.7km (7.9miles) away from Stags of Broadhaven. Another good beach near Stags of Broadhaven is Belmullet: Mullaghroe Beach
, which is 12.7km (7.9miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Stags of Broadhaven?
The sea temperature around Stags of Broadhaven is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°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 several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Stags of Broadhaven. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures drop down to 9°C (48°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Stags of Broadhaven?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Stags of Broadhaven: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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