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

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

Cheam is a coastal city in United Kingdom. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 11286 people. The water temperature around Cheam changes moderately during the year. The temperature ranges from 6.8°C (44.3°F) in March up to 16.5°C (61.8°F) in the month of August, 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 late summer, since Cheam 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 Cheam?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Cheam is approximately:
10°C (49°F)

Are there surf spots close to Cheam?

There are not too many surf spots close to Cheam. The next good one is Shoreham, which is just 36.6km (22.7miles) away from Cheam. Click here for more information on Shoreham and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Cheam are Hot pipe, which is 36.6km (22.7miles) away, and Brighton West Pier, located roughly 37.2km (23.1miles) from Cheam.

Are there beaches near Cheam?

Yes, there are some nice beaches close to Cheam. The nearest one is Fairbourne, which is 7.9km (4.9miles) away from Cheam. Another nice beach near Cheam is Gourock, which is approximately 13.5km (8.4miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Cheam?

The water temperature around Cheam is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Cheam. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures come down to 7°C (44°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Cheam?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Cheam: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Cheam...

Do you know what the the city Great Bedwyn in United Kingdom, the city Hafnarfjoerdur in Iceland, and the island Oleron in France have in common with Cheam? Click on the links to find out...