Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Balka Strand, Denmark
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Balka Strand...
Balka Strand is a beach in Denmark.
The water temperature around Balka Strand changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 2.3°C (36.2°F) in February up to 18.1°C (64.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (48°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Balka Strand 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 at Balka Strand?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Balka Strand is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Balka Strand?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Balka Strand. A spot, which is not too far away, is Vik, which is almost 52.8km (32.8miles) away from Balka Strand. Click here
for more information on Vik and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Hornbaek
, which is approximately 125.6km (78miles) away from Balka Strand. Another surfspot is Hornbaek
, located ca 125.6km (78miles) from Balka Strand.
Are there any other nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are some other beaches in proximity to Balka Strand. The closest one is Dueodde
, which is only 3.4km (2.1miles) away from Balka Strand. Another beach near Balka Strand is Sassnitz-Ostseebad
, which is approximately 69.1km (42.9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Balka Strand?
The water temperature at Balka Strand 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 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, 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 come down to 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Balka Strand?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°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 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Balka Strand: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Balka Strand...
Do you know what the the city Ostseebad Binz
in Germany, the city Charlottenlund
in Denmark, and the city La Center
in United States have in common with Balka Strand? Click on the links to find out...