Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Haren, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Haren...
Haren is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 19088 people.
The water temperature around Haren changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.9°C (37.3°F) in February up to 18.7°C (65.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Haren 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 Haren?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Haren is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Haren. The closest decent spot is Borkum, Nordstrand, which is about 30.4km (27.1miles) away from Haren. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Borkum, Nordstrand and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Haren are Norderney
, which is approximately 43.7km (27.1miles) away, and Vlieland
, located approximately 65km (40.4miles) from Haren.
Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Haren?
There are not many beaches close to Haren. One beach, which is not too far away, is Borkum-Nordseeheilbad
, which is just 28.7km (17.8miles) away from Haren. Another fun beach near Haren is Norddeich
, roughly 37.8km (23.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Haren?
The sea temperature around Haren 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 recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to approximately 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Haren?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Haren: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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