watertemperature.org logo2

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

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

Yate is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 21789 people. The water temperature around Yate changes significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 5.6°C (42.1°F) in February up to 16.7°C (62.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Yate 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 Yate?

The current water temperature in the month of March near Yate is approximately:
7°C (44°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Yate. A spot, which is not too far away, is Southerndown, which is roughly 51.6km (32.9miles) away from Yate. Click here for directions and for more information on Southerndown and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Yate are Ogmore, which is 52.9km (32.9miles) away, and Rest Bay, located 56.3km (35miles) from Yate.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Yate. The closest decent beach is Weston-super-Mare, which is just 27.6km (17.1miles) away from Yate. Another gorgeous beach near Yate is Aberystwyth, approximately 31.7km (19.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Yate?

The water temperature around Yate is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to approximately 6°C (42°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts 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 close to Yate?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot 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. The conditions change during August, September, and October when temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Yate: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Yate...

Do you know what the the city Anzio in Italy, the city Koanara in Indonesia, and the city Akouda in Tunisia have in common with Yate? Click on the links to find out...