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

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

Stepps is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4711 people. The water temperature around Stepps changes slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 6.5°C (43.7°F) in March up to 13.8°C (56.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Stepps 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 Stepps?

The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Stepps is ca:
7°C (45°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Stepps. The next good one is Pease Bay, which is 70.5km (48.7miles) away from Stepps. Click here for more information on Pease Bay and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Stepps are Coldingham Bay, which is roughly 78.3km (48.7miles) away, and Bamburgh, located roughly 97km (60.2miles) from Stepps.

Are there white sand beaches in proximity to Stepps?

There are not many beaches near to Stepps. One beach, which is not too far away, is Burntisland, which is 37.3km (23.2miles) away from Stepps. Another beach near Stepps is St Andrews Beach, roughly 58.8km (36.5miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Stepps?

The sea temperature around Stepps is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (57°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 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 good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Stepps. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to 7°C (44°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, 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 recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Stepps?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures reach 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Stepps: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Stepps...

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