Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Halstenbek, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Halstenbek...
Halstenbek is a coastal city in Germany.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 16212 people.
The water temperature around Halstenbek 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 Halstenbek 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 Halstenbek?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Halstenbek is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Halstenbek. A good spot nearby is Damp 2000, which is roughly 66.2km (41.4miles) away from Halstenbek. Click here
for directions and for more information on Damp 2000 and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Halstenbek are Dazendorf
, which is approximately 66.7km (41.4miles) away, and St Peter Ording
, located 69.4km (43.1miles) from Halstenbek.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Halstenbek. The next good one is Otterndorf
, which is just 40.7km (25.3miles) away from Halstenbek. Another gorgeous beach near Halstenbek is Timmendorfer Strand
, roughly 45.2km (28miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Halstenbek?
The water temperature around Halstenbek 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 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Halstenbek. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 2°C (35°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Halstenbek?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot 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. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Halstenbek: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Halstenbek...
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