Hornsea Mere is the largest freshwater lake in Yorkshire designated Site of Special Scientific Interest and a Special Protection Area for birds.
The lake is an area of 1.89 km2 (467 acres), 3.2 km (2 miles) long, 1.2 km (0.75 miles) at its widest point, 3.7 m (12 feet) at its deepest and has an average depth of 1.5 m (4 feet 11 inches).
Hornsea Mere lake offers walks, bird-watching, rowing, sailing, pitch & putt, boat trips and fishing.
During the first world war, the lake was a Royal Naval Air Service seaplane base – RNAS Hornsea Mere, opened in 1917 and operated for a couple of years to 1919. A number of brick buildings left are still in use today, used by the boatyard and the cafe.
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7 Day Weather Forecast
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 8.2 m/sec (E)
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 8.2℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (ENE)
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (NE)
Expect a temp in the range 3.3℃ to 3.7℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (NW)
Expect a temp in the range 1.2℃ to 2.4℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (NW)
Expect a temp in the range -1.9℃ to -1.1℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 0.1℃ to 1.7℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (SW)
Hornsea weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
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