Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hiddensee, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hiddensee...
Hiddensee is an island in Germany.
It is one of the islands of the Islands of the Baltic Sea island group.
The water temperature around Hiddensee has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.8°C (35.3°F) in February up to 18.6°C (65.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Hiddensee 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 Hiddensee?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Hiddensee is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Hiddensee. A good spot nearby is Wustrow, which is roughly 31.2km (54.9miles) away from Hiddensee. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Wustrow and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Hiddensee are Dazendorf
, which is ca 88.5km (54.9miles) away, and Vik
, located approximately 89.5km (55.6miles) from Hiddensee.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
There are a few beautiful beaches near to Hiddensee. The closest one is Insel Hiddensee-Ostseebad
, which is just 1.4km (0.9miles) away from Hiddensee. Another nice beach near Hiddensee is Breege mit Juliusruh-Ostseebad
, which is roughly 12.1km (7.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Hiddensee?
The sea temperature around Hiddensee 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 feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 2°C (35°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok 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 advisable to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Hiddensee?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Hiddensee: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Hiddensee...
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