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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near De Lier, Netherlands

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about De Lier...

De Lier is a coastal city in the Netherlands. It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 11823 people. The water temperature around De Lier changes dramatically throughout 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 (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since De Lier 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 De Lier?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to De Lier is approximately:
17°C (63°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to De Lier. The closest one is Ter Heijde, which is only 5.2km (3.8miles) away from De Lier. Click here to check out more information on Ter Heijde and its water temperature. Other surfspots near De Lier are Hoek van Holland, which is roughly 6.2km (3.8miles) away, and Kijkduin, located 6.7km (4.1miles) from De Lier.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, there are not many beaches close to De Lier. A good beach nearby is Bredene, which is only 75.3km (46.8miles) away from De Lier. Another fun beach near De Lier is Ostend, 77.6km (48.2miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for De Lier?

The water temperature around De Lier 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 might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around De Lier. However, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to approximately 4°C (39°F). During this season, a 5/6 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 amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near De Lier?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to De Lier: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about De Lier...

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