Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Marrum, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Marrum...
Marrum is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 1483 people.
The water temperature around Marrum changes dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.7°F) in February up to 18°C (64.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Marrum 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 Marrum?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Marrum is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Marrum. A spot, which is not too far away, is Vlieland, which is just 31.1km (24.8miles) away from Marrum. Click here
to check out more information on Vlieland and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Marrum are Borkum, Nordstrand
, which is approximately 39.9km (24.8miles) away, and Texel, Kogerstrand
, located ca 46.1km (28.6miles) from Marrum.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
There are not many beaches in proximity to Marrum. A good beach nearby is Borkum-Nordseeheilbad
, which is only 40.1km (24.9miles) away from Marrum. Another good beach near Marrum is Juist Beach
, 55.2km (34.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Marrum?
The sea temperature around Marrum is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°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 ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Marrum. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to nearly 3°C (38°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Marrum?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Marrum: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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