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 3 minutes ago
a week ago: 57°F
Today water temperature in Folkestone is 59.7°F. Water of this temperature is considered cold enough. Dipping or immersion in such water is possible only for a short time. Staying in such water for more than two hours can lead to loss of consciousness. In any case, the general weather is also important. So, the air temperature at the same time will reach 63°F.
Analysis and forecast
The water temperature today roughly corresponds to the average value on this day in recent years. Its value has rise both over the past 20 days and over the past week. Exactly a year ago, on this day, the water temperature in this location was 59°F. Water temperature range in Folkestone in June is from 53 to 62 degrees.
According to our forecast, in the next 5-6 days the water temperature in Folkestone will become lower than today, but in 10 days it will still slightly rise, its value will be 60°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||60°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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