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

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

Chartham is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2836 people. The water temperature around Chartham changes dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 5.9°C (42.5°F) in February up to 18.9°C (66°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Chartham 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 Chartham?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Chartham is approximately:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Chartham. The closest one is Folkestone East Cliff Sands, which is just 14km (11.3miles) away from Chartham. Click here to check out more information on Folkestone East Cliff Sands and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Chartham are The Wall, which is roughly 18.2km (11.3miles) away, and Broadstairs, located 19.6km (12.2miles) from Chartham.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are other beautiful beaches near to Chartham. The nearest one is Whitstable, which is just 7.3km (4.5miles) away from Chartham. Another gorgeous beach near Chartham is Herne Bay, which is ca 9.2km (5.7miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Chartham?

The water temperature around Chartham is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, 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 (43°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Chartham?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Chartham: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Chartham...

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