The sea surface temperature for the north-west at the moment is 10C. Which is just about right for the inshore movement of Mackerel. Never known them this early before. Only ever caught them July to August.
hello there chriso, good to here about the early mackeral. the lads in the i.o.m have reported them being caught right through the winter. it wo,nt be long before its back to combat style on whitehaven harbour wall.