Temperature of the water of the English Channel Temperature of the sea today and by month of the English Channel

Do you want to go swimming somewhere on the shore of the English Channel? When should you go to be sure you'll have perfect water and be able to swim in pleasant conditions? Now or later? Below is the answer with today's water temperature of the English Channel and the water temperature by month and by country.

Several countries border the shores of the English Channel. We measure sea temperature daily in 5 countries or regions, including: England, Brittany, North of France, Normandy and Picardy .

The water temperature right now is at least 50°F and at most 56°F.

The seasonal average water temperature is between 53°F and 56°F (see water temperatures of the English Channel in may).


The map of water temperatures of the English Channel in real time

The map below shows today's water temperature of the English Channel for several coastal cities. You can zoom and move around on the map. By clicking on the markers, you can see details by city.

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Where can I swim in the English Channel today?

Find below today's temperature in the various countries on the shores of the English Channel. Temperatures are measured on the coast, so these are swimming temperatures.

England

Today's water temperature at the shore of the English Channel:

52°F

freezing swimming

Brittany

Today's water temperature at the shore of the English Channel:

52°F to 54°F

freezing swimming

North of France

Today's water temperature at the shore of the English Channel:

50°F to 52°F

freezing swimming

Normandy

Today's water temperature at the shore of the English Channel:

52°F to 56°F

freezing swimming

Picardy

Today's water temperature at the shore of the English Channel:

52°F

freezing swimming

Water temperature of the English Channel: by month

See monthly seasonal averages of the water temperature of the English Channel by clicking on the links below:

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