Whale Shark, Philippines. Photo by Stephane Rochon.

A dive site atlas made by divers for divers
Enjoy and contribute!

 United Kingdom


Dive UK!

Location: Western Europe, islands including the northern one-sixth of the island of Ireland between the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea, northwest of France
Geographic coordinates: 54° 0' N, 2° 0' W
Coastline km: 12,429 km km
Climate: temperate; moderated by prevailing southwest winds over the North Atlantic Current; more than one-half of the days are overcast
Terrain: mostly rugged hills and low mountains; level to rolling plains in east and southeast
Elevation: lowest point: The Fens -4 m highest point: Ben Nevis 1,343 m
Natural hazards: winter windstorms; floods
Currency: British pound (GBP)
Population: 60,441,457 (July 2005 est.)
Languages: English, Welsh (about 26% of the population of Wales), Scottish form of Gaelic (about 60,000 in Scotland)
Capital: London
Divisions: England - 47 boroughs, 36 counties, 29 London boroughs, 12 cities and boroughs, 10 districts, 12 cities, 3 royal boroughs...

More details

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Air temp.                        
Water temp.                        
Best season                        

Want to correct or complete those additional data? Edit this page

Additional map


Wanna add some info about United Kingdom? Let us know...

This is an interactive map! Use controls to pan and zoom this map.

Your favorite zone isn't listed ? Add a zone


Zones (5) Dive sites Sub zones
England 111 9
Isle of Man 11 0
Jersey Island 2 0
Scotland 49 7
Wales 30 3

 Dive logs

Show all (58)...

De iaingal
24 Mar 2013
Chepstow 004 -

De iaingal
24 Mar 2013
Chepstow 003 -

De iaingal
17 Mar 2013
Chepstow 002 -

De iaingal
17 Mar 2013
Chepstow 001 -

 Dive trips

Show all (5)...

Voyage : Lundy Island
De AlexSP
Du 4 Aug 2010 au 7 Oct 2010
Great trip to do and Seals were great fun. 
markcra avatar
Voyage : Scapa Flow 2008
De markcra
Du 4 Oct 2008 au 10 Oct 2008
A week aboard the Sunrise, diving the scuttled German High Seas Fleet. This was my first experience of a live-aboard and although it looked a little small the boat served us well. With the exception of one failed attempt to drop onto the Taba
Lensman 2002 avatar
Voyage : Training dives
De Lensman 2002
Du 29 Sep 2002 au 20 Oct 2002


Voyage : Aquabash 2001
De Scubatigger
Du 22 Apr 2001 au 27 Apr 2001


Voyage : United Kingdom
De Tanduay
Du 20 May 1993 au 23 May 1993



Add comment

Show all (2)...

By stanlarsen , 26-11-2014

UK spots - A lot of spots that aren't well-known, personal favorite being Lundy Island. A lot of scattered sites so requires more finance to get around, but definitely worth it in the summer
PG homepage

By britishdiver , 01-08-2012

position of wreck fylrix - This is shown as being in Bovisand bay but should actually be in Jennycliff bay at position 50 21 0401N and 004 07 31.75 W
O google maps the wreck buoy can be seen just to the west of that position

Errors, Feedback

If you want to add new information or you have found errors on this country, Send us feedback.


Wannadive.net 24/24

Wannadive.net on your mobile

Google Play Application

RSS All the RSS feeds of Wannadive.net

Newsletter All news by email