Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tynemouth Longsands, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tynemouth Longsands...
Tynemouth Longsands is a surf spot in United Kingdom.
The water temperature around Tynemouth Longsands varies slightly 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 interactive table 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 Longsands 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 Longsands?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Tynemouth Longsands is ca:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Tynemouth Longsands. The nearest one is South Shields, which is only 2.3km (1.4miles) away from Tynemouth Longsands. Click here
to check out more information on South Shields and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Tynemouth Longsands is Blyth Beach
, which is roughly 6.5km (4miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are a few other gorgeous beaches close to Tynemouth Longsands. The nearest one is Tynemouth
, which is just 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Tynemouth Longsands. Another gorgeous beach near Tynemouth Longsands is Cullercoats
, which is approximately 0.7km (0.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Tynemouth Longsands?
The sea temperature at Tynemouth Longsands 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 feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures come down to 6°C (42°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Tynemouth Longsands?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. 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. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (47-56°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Tynemouth Longsands: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Tynemouth Longsands...
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