Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Noordwijk, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Noordwijk...
Noordwijk is a surf spot in the Netherlands.
The water temperature around Noordwijk changes significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 4.8°C (40.6°F) in February up to 19.2°C (66.5°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Noordwijk 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 Noordwijk?
The current water temperature in the month of November at Noordwijk is about:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Noordwijk. The closest one is Katwijk watering, which is only 2.5km (1.6miles) away from Noordwijk. Click here
for directions and for more information on Katwijk watering and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Noordwijk is Katwijk
, which is approximately 3.2km (2miles) away.
Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Noordwijk?
There are not many beaches near to Noordwijk. A good beach nearby is Bredene
, which is just 94km (58.4miles) away from Noordwijk. Another beautiful beach near Noordwijk is Ostend
, ca 96.3km (59.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Noordwijk?
The sea temperature at Noordwijk is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°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 diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to 5°C (41°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Noordwijk?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Noordwijk: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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