Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Truro, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Truro...
Truro is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 22044 people.
The water temperature around Truro changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 8.8°C (47.9°F) in March up to 16.5°C (61.8°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 Truro 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 Truro?
The current water temperature in the month of November near Truro is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Truro. The nearest one is Droskyn, Perranporth, which is only 7.4km (4.7miles) away from Truro. Click here
for directions and for more information on Droskyn, Perranporth and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Truro are St Agnes
, which is approximately 7.5km (4.7miles) away, and Porthtowan
, located 8.6km (5.3miles) from Truro.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are a few other gorgeous beaches in proximity to Truro. The closest one is Perranporth
, which is 7km (4.4miles) away from Truro. Another beach near Truro is Falmouth
, which is roughly 7.8km (4.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Truro?
The water temperature around Truro 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 might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures come down to approximately 9°C (48°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Truro?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Truro: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Truro...
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