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

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

Staplehurst is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5217 people. The water temperature around Staplehurst has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.9°C (42.6°F) in February up to 16.8°C (62.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Staplehurst 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 Staplehurst?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Staplehurst is approximately:
6°C (43°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Staplehurst. A good spot nearby is Hastings pier, which is 21.4km (13.4miles) away from Staplehurst. Click here for directions and for more information on Hastings pier and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Staplehurst are Stamco, which is roughly 21.5km (13.4miles) away, and Folkestone East Cliff Sands, located roughly 28.7km (17.9miles) from Staplehurst.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Staplehurst. A beach that might be worth checking out is Camber Sands, which is only 19.3km (12miles) away from Staplehurst. Another beautiful beach near Staplehurst is Hastings, ca 21.2km (13.2miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Staplehurst?

The water temperature around Staplehurst 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 several hours, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to roughly 6°C (43°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, 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 advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Staplehurst?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Staplehurst: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Staplehurst...

Do you know what the the city Port dAlcudia in Spain, the city Grossensee in Germany, and the city Patterson in United States have in common with Staplehurst? Click on the links to find out...