Beach Weather in West Mersea Beach, Essex, United Kingdom

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BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES

Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Sea
14°
 
Sea
13°
 
Sea
13°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
17°
 
Sea
15°
 

Beach Weather Today in West Mersea Beach

Today the maximum temperature will be 20° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 16° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Today will be dry with no rain showers. Expect overcast skies and very little possibility of sunshine with an average cloud cover of 95%.

The winds will be on shore and moderate at 30kmh from the South-Southwest. The moderate winds will keep the temperatures feeling cooler. The moderate onshore winds may make conditions a little more choppy for swimming.

West Mersea Beach faces South and sunset will be visible over the beach shoreline to the West at 08:55 PM. Unfortunately very heavy cloud cover of 96% may make the sunset not viewable.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in West Mersea Beach

This weekend the average maximum daily temperatures will be 20° which is not so warm but sunbathing may be possible. The average water temperature will be 16° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

There will be 1 day of very light rain. Saturday will have 0.5mm of rain and Sunday will be dry. Expect plentiful sunshine and mostly clear blue skies with an average cloud cover of 19%.

WEST MERSEA BEACH - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 16° 17° 19° 20° 21° 18°
83% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 96% 87%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18° 13° 14° 19° 22° 22° 20° 17°
81% 36% 23% 47% 41% 52% 45% 46%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 13° 14° 19° 21° 21° 18° 15°
33% 15% 5% 3% 35% 46% 84% 30%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.5mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 11° 13° 18° 21° 23° 20° 16°
16% 7% 4% 4% 3% 6% 12% 9%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 16° 21° 23° 24° 20° 17°
4% 12% 5% 10% 2% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Tue 30th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 18° 23° 25° 26° 22° 20°
21% 9% 7% 21% 20% 15% 31% 47%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Wed 31st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 19° 19° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18°
80% 78% 54% 100% 100% 100% 42% 68%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.4mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25
kmh
27
kmh
26
kmh
28
kmh
27
kmh
30
kmh
27
kmh
26
kmh
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
5.6s 6.8s 6.8s 6.6s 6.4s 6.4s 6.3s 6.3s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
23
kmh
21
kmh
17
kmh
16
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
11
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.3m
6.3s 3.3s 3.3s 3.2s 3.1s 2.5s 2.5s 2.5s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
11
kmh
12
kmh
15
kmh
10
kmh
19
kmh
0.2m
0.6m
0.5m
0.3m
0.1m
0.4m
0.2m
0.5m
2.9s 2.9s 2.9s 2.9s 2.9s 2.9s 2.9s 2.6s
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
20
kmh
15
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
14
kmh
17
kmh
15
kmh
0.6m
0.5m
0.3m
0.1m
0.2m
0.6m
0.7m
0.5m
2.6s 2.6s 2.6s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
4
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
0.3m
0.2m
0.1m
0.2m
0.3m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
2.4s 2.5s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s
Tue 30th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
8
kmh
3
kmh
4
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
0.5m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.4m
0.7m
0.6m
2.3s 2.3s 2.5s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s
Wed 31st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
9
kmh
15
kmh
15
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.7m
0.8m
0.9m
1.0m
1.2m
2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s
Thu 25th July
3:33 AM 9:51 AM 3:41 PM 10:25 PM
4.70 0.40 4.60 0.20
Fri 26th July
4:19 AM 10:34 AM 4:25 PM 11:09 PM
4.60 0.40 4.60 0.20
Sat 27th July
5:05 AM 11:17 AM 5:10 PM 11:53 PM
4.50 0.50 4.50 0.30
Sun 28th July
5:53 AM 12:01 PM 5:59 PM
4.30 0.60 4.30
Mon 29th July
12:40 AM 6:47 AM 12:50 PM 6:58 PM
0.40 4.10 0.60 4.10
Tue 30th July
1:35 AM 7:54 AM 1:52 PM 8:18 PM
0.50 3.90 0.70 4.00
Wed 31st July
2:43 AM 9:09 AM 3:11 PM 9:40 PM
0.60 3.90 0.70 4.00
Thu 25th July
21°
0.0mm
22kmh SW
95%
Fri 26th July
23°
0.0mm
16kmh W
46%
Sat 27th July
22°
0.5mm
10kmh W
31%
Sun 28th July
23°
0.0mm
5kmh W
7%
Mon 29th July
24°
0.0mm
12kmh SSE
4%
Tue 30th July
26°
0.0mm
9kmh SSE
21%
Wed 31st July
19°
0.8mm
10kmh ENE
77%
Thu 1st August
24°
0.3mm
13kmh SE
57%
Fri 2nd August
23°
1.8mm
18kmh NW
72%
Sat 3rd August
22°
0.0mm
17kmh WNW
45%
Sun 4th August
23°
0.0mm
8kmh SW
57%
Mon 5th August
26°
0.0mm
7kmh SW
10%
Tue 6th August
26°
0.0mm
13kmh SW
29%
Wed 7th August
26°
0.0mm
10kmh SW
50%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 23° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 16° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. There will be 4 days of very light rain with an average of 0.9mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 43%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in West Mersea Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at West Mersea Beach, Essex, England, United Kingdom

Taking a holiday at West Mersea Beach in Essex, England, United Kingdom is a great way to enjoy the beautiful coastline and engage in various beach activities. West Mersea Beach is located on the island of Mersea, which is accessible by car or public transport. This charming beach destination offers plenty of opportunities for relaxation and entertainment, making it an ideal spot for a beach vacation.

Beach Type

West Mersea Beach is mainly composed of yellow sand with small pebbles scattered along the shore. The sand is relatively coarse, providing a stable surface for walking and sunbathing. The water at West Mersea Beach is generally calm and shallow, making it suitable for swimming and wading.

While the beach may not have rocky areas or reefs ideal for snorkeling and diving, there are still many ways to enjoy the marine life. You can take boat trips from the nearby marina to explore other parts of the coastline where you might find more diverse underwater environments.

Beach Activities

The most popular activities at West Mersea Beach include:

  • Swimming: The calm waters make it an excellent spot for swimming.
  • Sunbathing: Relax on the sandy beach while soaking up some sun.
  • Crabbing: A favorite pastime among visitors, especially children, involves catching crabs along the shoreline using crab lines and bait.
  • Sailing: The nearby marina offers sailing opportunities for those interested in exploring the coast from a different perspective.
  • Birdwatching: The area surrounding West Mersea Beach is home to various bird species, making it an excellent spot for birdwatching enthusiasts.

Accommodations

While there may not be any large beach resorts in West Mersea, there are plenty of accommodation options available such as:

  1. West Mersea Holiday Park - Offers comfortable caravans and chalets within walking distance of the beach.
  2. The Victory at Mersea - A stylish inn with modern rooms and a restaurant.
  3. Waldegraves Holiday Park - A family-friendly holiday park with caravans, lodges, and camping facilities.

Areas to Stay In

When visiting West Mersea Beach, consider staying in the following areas:

  • West Mersea Town Centre: This area offers a variety of local shops, restaurants, and pubs. Staying here allows you to be within walking distance of most attractions.
  • East Mersea: This quieter part of the island is perfect for those who prefer a more peaceful and secluded setting.

Beach Amenities

West Mersea Beach offers several amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable visit:

  • Public toilets
  • Car park
  • Picnic area
  • Children's playground
  • Nearby shops and cafes

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