Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Valleymount, Ireland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Valleymount...
Valleymount is a coastal city in Ireland.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1756 people.
The water temperature around Valleymount varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.4°C (45.3°F) in February up to 13.9°C (57°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Valleymount 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 Valleymount?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Valleymount is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Valleymount. The next good one is Clogherhead, which is roughly 53.6km (43.5miles) away from Valleymount. Click here
to check out more information on Clogherhead and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Valleymount are Tramore
, which is ca 70km (43.5miles) away, and Annestown
, located roughly 73.8km (45.8miles) from Valleymount.
Are there beautiful beaches located close to Valleymount?
No, there are not many beaches near to Valleymount. The next good one is Greystones South
, which is 19.9km (12.4miles) away from Valleymount. Another good beach near Valleymount is Bray South Promenade
, which is ca 20.1km (12.5miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Valleymount?
The water temperature around Valleymount is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (57°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Valleymount. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures come down to nearly 7°C (45°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Valleymount?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Valleymount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Valleymount...
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