Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Koudum, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Koudum...
Koudum is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 2600 people.
The water temperature around Koudum varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 3.6°C (38.5°F) in January up to 20.1°C (68.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Koudum 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 Koudum?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Koudum is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Koudum?
There are not many surf spots close to Koudum. A spot, which is not too far away, is Vlieland, which is just 31.5km (19.6miles) away from Koudum. Click here
to check out more information on Vlieland and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Koudum are Texel, Kogerstrand
, which is roughly 31.6km (19.6miles) away, and Texel, Paal 12
, located approximately 31.7km (19.7miles) from Koudum.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Koudum. A good beach nearby is Borkum-Nordseeheilbad
, which is 68.3km (42.4miles) away from Koudum. Another nice beach near Koudum is Juist Beach
, which is ca 82.9km (51.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Koudum?
The sea temperature around Koudum is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Koudum. However, during December, January, and February, temperatures reach lows of approximately 4°C (38°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, 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 advisable to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Koudum?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (38-47°F) during December, January, and February. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Koudum: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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