Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Thorney, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Thorney...
Thorney is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Thorney changes dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.2°C (41.3°F) in February up to 17.2°C (63°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Thorney 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 Thorney?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Thorney is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Thorney?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Thorney. A good spot nearby is Sutton on sea, which is almost 50.5km (31.3miles) away from Thorney. Click here
for directions and for more information on Sutton on sea and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Broadstairs
, which is ca 110km (68.4miles) away from Thorney. Another fun surfspot is Broadstairs
, located 110km (68.4miles) from Thorney.
Are there beaches close to Thorney?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Thorney. A good beach nearby is Hunstanton
, which is only 33.2km (20.6miles) away from Thorney. Another good beach near Thorney is Skegness
, approximately 40.7km (25.3miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Thorney?
The water temperature around Thorney is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Thorney. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to nearly 5°C (41°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Thorney?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Thorney: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Thorney...
Do you know what the the city Benferri
in Spain, the geo Shirshov Ridge
, and the city Hendaye
in France have in common with Thorney? Click on the links to find out...