Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dronryp, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dronryp...
Dronryp is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 3486 people.
The water temperature around Dronryp varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 3.6°C (38.5°F) in January up to 20.1°C (68.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dronryp 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 Dronryp?
The current water temperature in the month of October near Dronryp is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Dronryp. A spot, which is not too far away, is Vlieland, which is 25.8km (23.5miles) away from Dronryp. Click here
for more information on Vlieland and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Dronryp are Texel, Kogerstrand
, which is approximately 37.8km (23.5miles) away, and Texel, Paal 12
, located 40.5km (25.1miles) from Dronryp.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Dronryp. A beach that might be worth checking out is Borkum-Nordseeheilbad
, which is 49.7km (30.9miles) away from Dronryp. Another beautiful beach near Dronryp is Juist Beach
, which is approximately 64.8km (40.2miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Dronryp?
The water temperature around Dronryp is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°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 a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Dronryp. However, during winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 4°C (38°F). During this season, a 5/6 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 periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Dronryp?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (38-47°F) during December, January, and February. 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 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Dronryp: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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