Southend-on-Sea Sea Temperature

(Today) 2024

6.7°C / 44°F

The water will feel very cold. For the hardcore only. The water is now dangerously cold and most people will risk hypothermia if not equipped with a thick, 6/5mm wetsuit along with boots and a hood

Current weather

8°C / 46°F
(few clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
12 mph
Humidity
68%

The measurements for the water temperature in Southend-on-Sea, England are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Southend-on-Sea water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Southend-on-Sea average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Southend-on-Sea
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 6.1 5.9 5.6 7.5 9.7 12.2 14.5 16 16.1 14.4 11.8 8.5
Max °C 9.5 9.4 8.9 10.7 12.9 15.7 17.1 18.6 18.7 17.2 15.8 13.1
Min °F 44.3 44 43.4 46.8 50.7 55.3 59.1 61.8 62 59 54.8 49.1
Max °F 47.7 47.5 46.7 50 53.9 58.8 61.7 64.4 64.6 61.8 58.8 53.7

The warmest water temperature is in September with an average around 63.3°F / 17.4°C. The coldest month is March with an average water temperature of 45°F / 7.2°C.


7 day tide forecast for Southend-on-Sea

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • High 01:53am
    (5.59m)
  • Low 08:16am
    (0.42m)
  • High 02:20pm
    (5.52m)
  • Low 08:15pm
    (0.74m)
  • High 02:23am
    (5.59m)
  • Low 08:46am
    (0.49m)
  • High 02:50pm
    (5.47m)
  • Low 08:43pm
    (0.79m)
  • High 02:53am
    (5.53m)
  • Low 09:12am
    (0.63m)
  • High 03:20pm
    (5.39m)
  • Low 09:06pm
    (0.87m)
  • High 03:24am
    (5.42m)
  • Low 09:33am
    (0.78m)
  • High 03:52pm
    (5.27m)
  • Low 09:27pm
    (0.94m)
  • High 03:57am
    (5.28m)
  • Low 09:54am
    (0.92m)
  • High 04:28pm
    (5.1m)
  • Low 09:57pm
    (1.03m)
  • High 04:37am
    (5.07m)
  • Low 10:29am
    (1.09m)
  • High 05:11pm
    (4.87m)
  • Low 10:44pm
    (1.21m)
  • High 05:29am
    (4.79m)
  • Low 11:32am
    (1.34m)
  • High 06:08pm
    (4.61m)
7 day tide times for Southend-on-Sea

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Sheerness, England) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.