Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Barendrecht, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Barendrecht...
Barendrecht is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 38672 people.
The water temperature around Barendrecht varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 4°C (39.3°F) in February up to 18.3°C (65°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Barendrecht 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 Barendrecht?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Barendrecht is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Barendrecht. The closest one is Ter Heijde, which is only 19.8km (12.3miles) away from Barendrecht. Click here
for directions and for more information on Ter Heijde and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Barendrecht are Kijkduin
, which is 19.9km (12.3miles) away, and Duindorp
, located roughly 20.3km (12.6miles) from Barendrecht.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Barendrecht. A good beach nearby is Bredene
, which is just 80.1km (49.7miles) away from Barendrecht. Another gorgeous beach near Barendrecht is Ostend
, which is 82.4km (51.2miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Barendrecht?
The water temperature around Barendrecht 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 more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Barendrecht. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to 4°C (39°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly 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 near Barendrecht?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Barendrecht: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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