Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Randwijk, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Randwijk...
Randwijk is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 1487 people.
The water temperature around Randwijk varies extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 4.8°C (40.6°F) in February up to 18.9°C (66°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Randwijk 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 Randwijk?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Randwijk is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Randwijk. A spot, which is not too far away, is Langevelderslag, which is just 57.4km (35.8miles) away from Randwijk. Click here
for more information on Langevelderslag and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Randwijk are Noordwijk
, which is roughly 57.7km (35.8miles) away, and Zandvoort
, located 57.7km (35.8miles) from Randwijk.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are in proximity to Randwijk. The closest decent beach is Borkum-Nordseeheilbad
, which is almost 119.5km (74.2miles) away from Randwijk. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Bredene
, roughly 128.4km (79.7miles) away from Randwijk.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Randwijk?
The sea temperature around Randwijk 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 might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 5°C (41°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Randwijk?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. 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. The conditions change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Randwijk: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Randwijk...
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