Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Wateringbury, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Wateringbury...
Wateringbury is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2372 people.
The water temperature around Wateringbury changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.9°C (42.5°F) in February up to 18.9°C (66°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Wateringbury 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 Wateringbury?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Wateringbury is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Wateringbury. The closest decent spot is Stamco, which is just 28.5km (17.8miles) away from Wateringbury. Click here
for directions and for more information on Stamco and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Wateringbury are Hastings pier
, which is ca 28.6km (17.8miles) away, and Eastbourne
, located 34.6km (21.5miles) from Wateringbury.
Are there beaches located close to Wateringbury?
No, there are not many beaches near to Wateringbury. The closest decent beach is Canvey Island
, which is just 19.3km (12miles) away from Wateringbury. Another gorgeous beach near Wateringbury is Gourock
, roughly 20.8km (12.9miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Wateringbury?
The water temperature around Wateringbury is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of 6°C (43°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Wateringbury?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Wateringbury: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Wateringbury...
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in the United States, the city Rumegies
in the France, and the city Paupisi
in the Italy have in common with Wateringbury? Click on the links to find out...