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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Torcross, England

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

Torcross is a beach in England. The water temperature around Torcross has average variability year round. The temperature ranges from 8.6°C (47.5°F) in March up to 15.7°C (60.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Torcross 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 Torcross?

The current water temperature in the month of August at Torcross is about:
16°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Torcross. The nearest one is Bantham, which is just 10.3km (6.4miles) away from Torcross. Click here for more information on Bantham and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Torcross are Bantham Rivermouth, which is approximately 10.4km (6.4miles) away, and Challabrough, located 11km (6.8miles) from Torcross.

Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?

There are a few gorgeous beaches near to Torcross. The nearest one is Salcombe, which is only 5.5km (3.4miles) away from Torcross. Another fun beach near Torcross is Dartmouth, which is 6.8km (4.2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Torcross?

The sea temperature at Torcross is pretty cold, reaching up to 16°C (60°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Torcross. However, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to 9°C (48°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required 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 cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Torcross?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving 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 usually change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 11 to 16°C (51-60°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Torcross: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Torcross...

Do you know what the the city Corgo in Spain, the city Bhatkal in India, and the city Blovstrod in Denmark have in common with Torcross? Click on the links to find out...