Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Schelfstadt, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Schelfstadt...
Schelfstadt is a coastal city in Germany.
It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4308 people.
The water temperature around Schelfstadt has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.8°C (35.3°F) in February up to 18°C (64.4°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Schelfstadt 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 Schelfstadt?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters near Schelfstadt is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Schelfstadt. A spot that might be worth checking out is Dazendorf, which is roughly 54.9km (39.2miles) away from Schelfstadt. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Dazendorf and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Schelfstadt are Wustrow
, which is ca 63.1km (39.2miles) away, and Damp 2000
, located approximately 86.1km (53.5miles) from Schelfstadt.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Schelfstadt. The next good one is Insel Poel-Ostseebad
, which is just 25.2km (15.7miles) away from Schelfstadt. Another nice beach near Schelfstadt is Boltenhagen Beach
, roughly 25.7km (16miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Schelfstadt?
The water temperature around Schelfstadt is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Schelfstadt. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to nearly 2°C (35°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts 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 scuba diving and fishing near Schelfstadt?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Schelfstadt: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Schelfstadt...
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