The most detailed information about the water temperature in Folkestone in English Channel (England, United Kingdom). Forecast of changes in water temperature for the next 10 days. Statistics by months for recent years. Information about the neighboring resorts. Weather forecast in Folkestone for a week.
Water temperature in Folkestone right nowdata updated 43 minutes ago
a week ago: 56°F
Trend: slow drop
Today water temperature in Folkestone is 54.7°F. In general, this water temperature is unacceptable for swimming. But hardened people can afford to be in such water for 5-10 minutes. In any case, the general weather is also important. So, the air temperature at the same time will reach 34°F.
Analysis and forecast
The water temperature today is slightly higher than the average on this day in recent years. Its value has rise over the last week, but has drop compared to 20 days ago. Exactly a year ago, on this day, the water temperature in this location was 51°F. Water temperature range in Folkestone In December is from 42 to 57 degrees.
According to our forecast, in the coming days, the water temperature value in Folkestone will slightly drop and in 10 days it will be 52°F.
Table of water temperature values in Folkestone
** Average - Average water temperature on this day in past years
*** Forecast - Our forecast for the water temperature
Actual nearshore temperatures may vary by several degrees from the indicated values. This is noticeable after heavy rain or after prolonged periods of strong winds. Some downstream winds cause cold, deep waters to replace surface waters that have been warmed by the sun.
To develop a forecast, we use our own mathematical model, which takes into account the current change in water temperature, historical data and the main weather trends, wind strength and direction, air temperature in each specific region. We also take into account data for other resorts in United Kingdom.
Annual graph of average water temperature change in Folkestone
Water temperature in Folkestone by month
Folkestone located in the northern hemisphere, at latitude 51 degrees. The water in this location never warms up to comfortable values. Average annual water temperature on the coast in Folkestone is 54°F, by the seasons: in winter 47°F, in spring 49°F, in summer 60°F, in autumn 60°F. Minimum water temperature (42°F) in Folkestone it happens in February, maximum (66°F) in September.
You can find out detailed data on how the water temperature in Folkestone changes in each specific month:
Folkestone: general information and map
Neighboring cities and resorts
|St Mary's Bay||55°C||16km|
** Straight line distance in kilometers
Water temperature data in Folkestone and neighboring towns and resorts collected from various sources, using buoys, using satellite maps of sea, river and lake surfaces of the NOAA agency.
We use data from various local authorities in each specific location of the world to more accurately reflect temperature values.
The nearest airport is located in a 22 kilometers. This is Lydd (LYX) airport. We have no information as to whether it is valid and what flights it receives or sends.
Folkestone: weather forecast
The weather forecast is shown in local time in Folkestone
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