Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cookham, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cookham...
Cookham is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5422 people.
The water temperature around Cookham varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.1°C (44.8°F) in February up to 16.8°C (62.2°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 Cookham 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 Cookham?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Cookham is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Cookham. The closest decent spot is Shoreham, which is just 54.7km (34miles) away from Cookham. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Shoreham and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Cookham are Hot pipe
, which is approximately 54.7km (34miles) away, and West Wittering
, located 54.7km (34miles) from Cookham.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Cookham?
No, there are not many beaches close to Cookham. The closest decent beach is Fairbourne
, which is just 20.5km (12.7miles) away from Cookham. Another fun beach near Cookham is Milford Haven
, which is 24.9km (15.5miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Cookham?
The water temperature around Cookham 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 feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Cookham. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to nearly 7°C (45°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, 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 better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Cookham?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Cookham: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.