Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hornbaek, Denmark
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hornbaek...
Hornbaek is a surf spot in Denmark.
The water temperature around Hornbaek varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.1°C (35.8°F) in January up to 18.4°C (65.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Hornbaek 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 Hornbaek?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Hornbaek is about:
Are there any other surf spots located close to Hornbaek?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Hornbaek. The closest one is Gilleleje havn, which is only 6.3km (3.9miles) away from Hornbaek. Click here
to check out more information on Gilleleje havn and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Hornbaek is Vik
, which is 77.7km (48.3miles) away.
Are there gorgeous beaches near Hornbaek?
There are not too many beaches near to Hornbaek. One beach, which is not too far away, is Hornbak Strand
, which is 2km (1.2miles) away from Hornbaek. Another nice beach near Hornbaek is Amager Strand
, which is 31.4km (19.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Hornbaek?
The sea temperature at Hornbaek 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 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 at Hornbaek. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, water temperatures drop down to nearly 2°C (36°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some 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 recommended to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Hornbaek?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Hornbaek: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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