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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Wolsingham, United Kingdom

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Wolsingham...

Wolsingham is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2065 people. The water temperature around Wolsingham changes slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.3°F) in February up to 13.8°C (56.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Wolsingham 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 Wolsingham?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Wolsingham is approximately:
6°C (42°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Wolsingham. A spot, which is not too far away, is South Shields, which is 26.4km (16.9miles) away from Wolsingham. Click here for directions and for more information on South Shields and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Wolsingham are Tynemouth Longsands, which is ca 27.3km (16.9miles) away, and Seaton Carew, located roughly 28.1km (17.5miles) from Wolsingham.

Are there beaches near by?

No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Wolsingham. A beach that might be worth checking out is Rothesay, which is just 15.4km (9.6miles) away from Wolsingham. Another beach near Wolsingham is Newcastle, roughly 20.1km (12.5miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Wolsingham?

The water temperature around Wolsingham 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 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures reach lows of roughly 6°C (42°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Wolsingham?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when temperatures reach 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Wolsingham: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Wolsingham...

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