Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Birkholm, Denmark
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Birkholm...
Birkholm is an island in Denmark.
It is part of the Islands of the waters south of Funen island group.
The water temperature around Birkholm changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 1.5°C (34.7°F) in February up to 16.6°C (61.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (48°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Birkholm 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 Birkholm?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Birkholm is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Birkholm?
There are not many surf spots close to Birkholm. The closest decent spot is Damp 2000, which is about 30.5km (26.1miles) away from Birkholm. Click here
for directions and for more information on Damp 2000 and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Birkholm are Dazendorf
, which is ca 42km (26.1miles) away, and Wustrow
, located roughly 85.7km (53.3miles) from Birkholm.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches close to Birkholm. A good beach nearby is Smormosen Strand
, which is only 11.1km (6.9miles) away from Birkholm. Another beautiful beach near Birkholm is Damp-Ostseebad
, approximately 30.7km (19.1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Birkholm?
The sea temperature around Birkholm is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°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 several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Birkholm. However, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 1°C (35°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Birkholm?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (35-44°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Birkholm: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Birkholm...
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