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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Capelle aan den IJssel, Netherlands

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Capelle aan den IJssel...

Capelle aan den IJssel is a coastal city in the Netherlands. It is a rather medium-sized town close to the water with a population of 65255 people. The water temperature around Capelle aan den IJssel has significant variability 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 interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Capelle aan den IJssel 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 Capelle aan den IJssel?

The current water temperature in the month of August near Capelle aan den IJssel is ca:
18°C (65°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Capelle aan den IJssel?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Capelle aan den IJssel. The closest one is Duindorp, which is 17.9km (11.2miles) away from Capelle aan den IJssel. Click here to check out more information on Duindorp and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Capelle aan den IJssel are Scheveningen, which is ca 18km (11.2miles) away, and Kijkduin, located roughly 18km (11.2miles) from Capelle aan den IJssel.

Are there white sand beaches close by?

There are not too many beaches close to Capelle aan den IJssel. One beach, which is not too far away, is Bredene, which is 84.4km (52.4miles) away from Capelle aan den IJssel. Another good beach near Capelle aan den IJssel is Ostend, which is ca 86.8km (53.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Capelle aan den IJssel?

The sea temperature around Capelle aan den IJssel 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 feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Capelle aan den IJssel. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to 4°C (39°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Capelle aan den IJssel?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter 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 typically change during summer when water temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Capelle aan den IJssel: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Capelle aan den IJssel...

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