Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hornbak Strand, Denmark
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hornbak Strand...
Hornbak Strand is a beach in Denmark.
The water temperature around Hornbak Strand changes significantly 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 Hornbak Strand 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 Hornbak Strand?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Hornbak Strand is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Hornbak Strand. The closest one is Hornbaek, which is 2km (2.8miles) away from Hornbak Strand. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Hornbaek and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Hornbak Strand are Gilleleje havn
, which is ca 4.4km (2.8miles) away, and Vik
, located roughly 79.6km (49.5miles) from Hornbak Strand.
Are there any other beaches located close to Hornbak Strand?
There are not many beaches close to Hornbak Strand. One beach, which is not too far away, is Amager Strand
, which is just 32.1km (19.9miles) away from Hornbak Strand. Another good beach near Hornbak Strand is Gudmindrup Strand
, 35km (21.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Hornbak Strand?
The sea temperature at Hornbak Strand 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 scuba diving at Hornbak Strand. However, during winter, water temperatures drop down to 2°C (36°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Hornbak Strand?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Hornbak Strand: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Hornbak Strand...
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in Italy, the city La Feria
in United States, and the city Arendonk
in Belgium have in common with Hornbak Strand? Click on the links to find out...