Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ath, Belgium
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ath...
Ath is a coastal city in Belgium.
It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 26681 people.
The water temperature around Ath changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.6°C (40.3°F) in January up to 18.6°C (65.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ath 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 Ath?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Ath is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Ath. A spot, which is not too far away, is Surfers Paradise-Knokke, which is roughly 54.1km (33.7miles) away from Ath. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Surfers Paradise-Knokke and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Ath are Casino break
, which is approximately 54.2km (33.7miles) away, and Bay of Heist
, located ca 54.8km (34miles) from Ath.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
There are not many beaches in proximity to Ath. The next good one is Bredene
, which is just 54.4km (33.8miles) away from Ath. Another good beach near Ath is Ostend
, roughly 54.7km (34miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Ath?
The sea temperature around Ath is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (65°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Ath. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 5°C (40°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Ath?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (40-49°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (56-65°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Ath: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Ath...
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