Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ottenbuttel, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ottenbuttel...
Ottenbuttel is a coastal city in Germany.
It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 746 people.
The water temperature around Ottenbuttel varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.9°C (35.3°F) in January up to 18.7°C (65.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ottenbuttel 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 Ottenbuttel?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Ottenbuttel is about:
Are there surf spots near Ottenbuttel?
There are not too many surf spots close to Ottenbuttel. A spot, which is not too far away, is St Peter Ording, which is about 43.8km (29.4miles) away from Ottenbuttel. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on St Peter Ording and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ottenbuttel are Damp 2000
, which is ca 47.4km (29.4miles) away, and Dazendorf
, located 63.2km (39.2miles) from Ottenbuttel.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Ottenbuttel. One beach, which is not too far away, is Friedrichskoog
, which is just 24.8km (15.4miles) away from Ottenbuttel. Another good beach near Ottenbuttel is Otterndorf
, which is ca 27.2km (16.9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Ottenbuttel?
The water temperature around Ottenbuttel 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 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Ottenbuttel. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 2°C (35°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ottenbuttel?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during December, January, and February. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Ottenbuttel: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Ottenbuttel...
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