Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near East Dean, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about East Dean...
East Dean is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 1613 people.
The water temperature around East Dean varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.2°C (44.9°F) in March up to 16.6°C (61.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since East Dean 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 East Dean?
The current water temperature in the month of September near East Dean is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to East Dean. A spot, which is not too far away, is Highcliffe, which is 21.3km (14.6miles) away from East Dean. Click here
to check out more information on Highcliffe and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near East Dean are Southbourne
, which is ca 23.6km (14.6miles) away, and Boscombe Pier
, located ca 24.4km (15.2miles) from East Dean.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to East Dean. A beach that might be worth checking out is Pembrey
, which is 9.8km (6.1miles) away from East Dean. Another good beach near East Dean is Barton-on-Sea
, which is roughly 21.1km (13.1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for East Dean?
The sea temperature around East Dean 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 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to approximately 7°C (45°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to East Dean?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to East Dean: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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