Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Izegem, Belgium
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Izegem...
Izegem is a coastal city in Belgium.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 26382 people.
The water temperature around Izegem varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.6°C (40.3°F) in January up to 18.6°C (65.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Izegem 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 Izegem?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Izegem is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Izegem?
There are not too many surf spots close to Izegem. The closest decent spot is Middelkerke, which is just 25.3km (15.8miles) away from Izegem. Click here
for directions and for more information on Middelkerke and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Izegem are Oostende surfclub
, which is 25.5km (15.8miles) away, and Roje meur
, located roughly 25.5km (15.9miles) from Izegem.
Are there beaches near Izegem?
No, there are not too many beaches close to Izegem. The closest decent beach is Ostend
, which is just 24.2km (15miles) away from Izegem. Another beautiful beach near Izegem is Bredene
, which is approximately 24.5km (15.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Izegem?
The water temperature around Izegem is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (65°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 might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during winter, water temperatures drop down to 5°C (40°F). During these months, 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 good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly 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 close to Izegem?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (40-49°F) during December, January, and February. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (56-65°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Izegem: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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