Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Haastrecht, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Haastrecht...
Haastrecht is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4500 people.
The water temperature around Haastrecht has significant variability year round.
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 (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Haastrecht 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 Haastrecht?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Haastrecht is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Haastrecht. A spot, which is not too far away, is Wassenaar, which is about 21.4km (13.4miles) away from Haastrecht. Click here
to check out more information on Wassenaar and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Haastrecht are Katwijk
, which is roughly 21.5km (13.4miles) away, and Katwijk watering
, located approximately 21.7km (13.5miles) from Haastrecht.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Haastrecht. A good beach nearby is Bredene
, which is 94.3km (58.6miles) away from Haastrecht. Another good beach near Haastrecht is Ostend
, approximately 96.7km (60miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Haastrecht?
The water temperature around Haastrecht 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 2-3mm 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 diving around Haastrecht. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures come down to roughly 4°C (39°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required 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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Haastrecht?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Haastrecht: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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