Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Thames Ditton, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Thames Ditton...
Thames Ditton is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 5863 people.
The water temperature around Thames Ditton changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 5.3°C (41.5°F) in February up to 17.1°C (62.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Thames Ditton 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 Thames Ditton?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Thames Ditton is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Thames Ditton. The closest decent spot is Shoreham, which is about 39.1km (24.3miles) away from Thames Ditton. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Shoreham and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Thames Ditton are Hot pipe
, which is roughly 39.1km (24.3miles) away, and Brighton West Pier
, located approximately 40.1km (24.9miles) from Thames Ditton.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are several other beautiful beaches in proximity to Thames Ditton. The closest one is Fairbourne
, which is only 4.4km (2.7miles) away from Thames Ditton. Another gorgeous beach near Thames Ditton is Tenby
, which is ca 15.2km (9.4miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Thames Ditton?
The water temperature around Thames Ditton is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended 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, sea temperatures come down to nearly 5°C (41°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Thames Ditton?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Thames Ditton: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Thames Ditton...
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