Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sylt Beach, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sylt Beach...
Sylt Beach is a beach in Germany.
The water temperature around Sylt Beach varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 2.5°C (36.5°F) in February up to 18.5°C (65.3°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 Sylt Beach 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 at Sylt Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Sylt Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Sylt Beach. The closest one is Sylt-Westerland, which is 0.8km (0.5miles) away from Sylt Beach. Click here
for directions and for more information on Sylt-Westerland and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Sylt Beach are Brandenburg Sylt, Westerland
, which is approximately 0.8km (0.5miles) away, and St Peter Ording
, located roughly 41.9km (26miles) from Sylt Beach.
Are there any other nice beaches located close to Sylt Beach?
Yes, there are several nice beaches in close proximity to Sylt Beach. The closest one is Westerland
, which is 0.3km (0.2miles) away from Sylt Beach. Another good beach near Sylt Beach is Wenningstedt-Nordseebad
, which is ca 1.8km (1.1miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Sylt Beach?
The water temperature at Sylt Beach 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 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Sylt Beach. However, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of 3°C (37°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine 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 carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Sylt Beach?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Sylt Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Sylt Beach...
Do you know what the the city Poggio Bustone
in Italy, the city Toulon
in France, and the city Hotaka
in Japan have in common with Sylt Beach? Click on the links to find out...