Weather in Dover, Kent, United Kingdom in July

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Visiting Dover, Kent, United Kingdom in July

July is one of the best months to visit Dover for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

July has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (69°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 43% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (59°F). July is too cold for swimming in Dover for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Also consider visiting Dover in one of the other best months of June, August, September, for the best beach weather.

July is one of the warmest and sunniest months in Dover, making it an ideal time for beach activities. Sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling, and diving are all enjoyable during this month, as the sea temperature is warmer. Windsurfing and kitesurfing continue to be popular activities on the beach during this time. Also consider one of our other suggestions for July.

Can you sunbathe in Dover in July?

Yes, July is a good time for sunbathing in Dover.

July has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (69°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 43% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

More about July temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Dover in July?

No, July is too cold for swimming in Dover for any length of time, with the sea water at 15°C (59°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about July sea temperatures.

Is July a good time to holiday in Dover?

Yes, July is a good time for a holiday in Dover.

July has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (69°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 43% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (59°F). July is too cold for swimming in Dover for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the July temperatures and sunshine.

Is Dover warm in July?

Yes, Dover is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in July.

The average maximum temperature in Dover in July is 20°C (69°F). The average maximum temperature is 18°C (64°) in the previous month and 20°C (68°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Dover in July is 18°C (65°F). The average temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 18°C (64°F) in the next month.

More info about the July temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Dover in July?

The average day light hours per day in Dover in July are 16.1. The sunshine percentage is 43% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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Crowds in Dover in July

July is one of the busiest months at Dover beach, with the warmest weather and school summer holidays in full swing. The beach can get very crowded, especially on weekends and during special events like local festivals.

Temperature in Dover in July

The average maximum temperature in Dover in July is 20°C (69°F). The average maximum temperature is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 20°C (68°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Dover in July is 18°C (65°F). The average temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 18°C (64°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Dover in July is 17°C (62°F). The minimum temperature is 14°C (58°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Dover in July

During July the average day light hours are 16.1 per day in Dover. The sunshine percentage is 43% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Dover in July is typically 7.5 during July. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Dover in July

The average sea water temperature in Dover in July is 15.2°C (59.4°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Humidity in Dover in July

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Dover in July is 15°C (59°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 13°C (56°F) in the previous month and 15°C (15°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Dover in July is typically 86.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.8% in the previous month and 89.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Dover in July is typically 73.5%. The average relative humidity is 75.2% in the previous month and 74.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Dover in July

The average maximum wind speed in Dover in July is typically 33KM/H (20MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 32KM/H (20MPH) in the previous month and 34KM/H (21MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Dover in July is typically 23KM/H (14MPH). The average wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 23KM/H (14MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Dover in July is from the South West.

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