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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nordholz, Germany

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Nordholz...

Nordholz is a coastal city in Germany. It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 7616 people. The water temperature around Nordholz varies significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 3.3°C (37.9°F) in February up to 18.3°C (64.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Nordholz 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 Nordholz?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters close to Nordholz is approximately:
6°C (44°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Nordholz. A good spot nearby is St Peter Ording, which is about 37.4km (24.5miles) away from Nordholz. Click here for more information on St Peter Ording and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Nordholz are Helgoland, which is roughly 39.5km (24.5miles) away, and Norderney, located ca 59.1km (36.7miles) from Nordholz.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are a few gorgeous beaches in proximity to Nordholz. The nearest one is Cuxhaven Beach, which is 6.4km (3.9miles) away from Nordholz. Another good beach near Nordholz is Duhnen, which is 7.1km (4.4miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Nordholz?

The water temperature around Nordholz 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 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Nordholz. However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to nearly 3°C (38°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Nordholz?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. 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. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Nordholz: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Nordholz...

Do you know what the the city Maureilhan in France, the geo East Azores Fracture Zone , and Eendracht Seamounts have in common with Nordholz? Click on the links to find out...