Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Aurich, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Aurich...
Aurich is a coastal city in Germany.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 40319 people.
The water temperature around Aurich varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 4°C (39.2°F) in February up to 17.5°C (63.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Aurich 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 Aurich?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Aurich is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Aurich?
There are not too many surf spots close to Aurich. The closest decent spot is Norderney, which is just 21.5km (22.2miles) away from Aurich. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Norderney and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Aurich are Borkum, Nordstrand
, which is ca 35.8km (22.2miles) away, and Helgoland
, located roughly 52.8km (32.8miles) from Aurich.
Are there beaches near Aurich?
Yes, there are some beautiful beaches close to Aurich. The closest one is Dornumersiel
, which is only 14.3km (8.9miles) away from Aurich. Another good beach near Aurich is Bensersiel
, which is ca 14.8km (9.2miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Aurich?
The water temperature around Aurich is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to approximately 4°C (39°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 high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Aurich?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Aurich: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Aurich...
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