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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Raa-Besenbek, Germany

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Raa-Besenbek...

Raa-Besenbek is a coastal city in Germany. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 516 people. The water temperature around Raa-Besenbek has a large variability 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 shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Raa-Besenbek 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 Raa-Besenbek?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Raa-Besenbek is ca:
5°C (41°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Raa-Besenbek. A spot that might be worth checking out is St Peter Ording, which is roughly 55.7km (36.7miles) away from Raa-Besenbek. Click here for more information on St Peter Ording and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Raa-Besenbek are Damp 2000, which is roughly 59.1km (36.7miles) away, and Dazendorf, located 67.5km (41.9miles) from Raa-Besenbek.

Are there white sand beaches near by?

There are not many beaches in close proximity to Raa-Besenbek. The next good one is Otterndorf, which is 28.8km (17.9miles) away from Raa-Besenbek. Another beach near Raa-Besenbek is Friedrichskoog, which is approximately 33.2km (20.6miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Raa-Besenbek?

The sea temperature around Raa-Besenbek 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 required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Raa-Besenbek. However, during winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 2°C (35°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Raa-Besenbek?

Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when water temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Raa-Besenbek: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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