Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tynemouth, England
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tynemouth...
Tynemouth is a beach in England.
The water temperature around Tynemouth has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.5°C (41.9°F) in February up to 13.5°C (56.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Tynemouth 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 Tynemouth?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Tynemouth is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Tynemouth. The nearest one is Tynemouth Longsands, which is just 0.6km (1.1miles) away from Tynemouth. Click here
for directions and for more information on Tynemouth Longsands and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Tynemouth are South Shields
, which is roughly 1.8km (1.1miles) away, and Blyth Beach
, located roughly 7km (4.4miles) from Tynemouth.
Are there any other nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are a few other beaches near to Tynemouth. The closest one is Cullercoats
, which is only 1.1km (0.7miles) away from Tynemouth. Another fun beach near Tynemouth is South Shields
, which is ca 1.3km (0.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Tynemouth?
The water temperature at Tynemouth is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (56°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 fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Tynemouth. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 6°C (42°F). In this season, a 5/4 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 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 Tynemouth?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 9 to 14°C (47-56°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Tynemouth: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Tynemouth...
Do you know what the the city Belle-Isle-en-Terre
in France, the city Aulnay
in France, and the city Norrfjarden
in Sweden have in common with Tynemouth? Click on the links to find out...