Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Achim, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Achim...
Achim is a coastal city in Germany.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 30013 people.
The water temperature around Achim varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 3.3°C (37.9°F) in February up to 18.3°C (64.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Achim is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Achim?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Achim is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Achim. The next good one is Norderney, which is about 90.4km (57.2miles) away from Achim. Click here
for more information on Norderney and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Achim are St Peter Ording
, which is roughly 92.2km (57.2miles) away, and Helgoland
, located 92.8km (57.7miles) from Achim.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Achim?
No, there are not many beaches near to Achim. A good beach nearby is Burhave
, which is 47.3km (29.4miles) away from Achim. Another gorgeous beach near Achim is Dangast
, which is roughly 47.9km (29.7miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Achim?
The water temperature around Achim is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (65°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Achim. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to approximately 3°C (38°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Achim?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Achim: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Achim...
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in Australia, the city Emmitsburg
in United States, and the city Weede
in Germany have in common with Achim? Click on the links to find out...