Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Friedrichskoog, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Friedrichskoog...
Friedrichskoog is a beach in Germany.
The water temperature around Friedrichskoog has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.9°C (35.3°F) in January up to 18.7°C (65.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Friedrichskoog 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 at Friedrichskoog?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Friedrichskoog is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Friedrichskoog. A spot, which is not too far away, is St Peter Ording, which is roughly 24.6km (25.8miles) away from Friedrichskoog. Click here
to check out more information on St Peter Ording and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Friedrichskoog are Helgoland
, which is approximately 41.6km (25.8miles) away, and Damp 2000
, located roughly 60.1km (37.3miles) from Friedrichskoog.
Are there any other beaches close by?
Yes, there are a few gorgeous beaches near to Friedrichskoog. The nearest one is Cuxhaven-Nordseeheilbad
, which is just 13.6km (8.4miles) away from Friedrichskoog. Another beautiful beach near Friedrichskoog is Cuxhaven Beach
, which is 13.7km (8.5miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Friedrichskoog?
The water temperature at Friedrichskoog is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Friedrichskoog. However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures come down to 2°C (35°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok 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 recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Friedrichskoog?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Friedrichskoog: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Friedrichskoog...
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