Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Texel, Kogerstrand, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Texel, Kogerstrand...
Texel, Kogerstrand is a surf spot in the Netherlands.
The water temperature around Texel, Kogerstrand varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 3.9°C (39°F) in February up to 17.9°C (64.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Texel, Kogerstrand 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 Texel, Kogerstrand?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Texel, Kogerstrand is about:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Texel, Kogerstrand. The closest one is Texel, Paal 12, which is just 4.6km (2.9miles) away from Texel, Kogerstrand. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Texel, Paal 12 and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Texel, Kogerstrand is Callantsoog
, which is 18.4km (11.4miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches located close to Texel, Kogerstrand?
No, not many beaches are located close to Texel, Kogerstrand. A beach, which is not too far away, is Borkum-Nordseeheilbad
, which is 85.5km (53.1miles) away from Texel, Kogerstrand. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Juist Beach
, 100.6km (62.5miles) away from Texel, Kogerstrand.
What wetsuit do I need for Texel, Kogerstrand?
The water temperature at Texel, Kogerstrand 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 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Texel, Kogerstrand. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to nearly 4°C (39°F). In this season, a 5-6mm 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 amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Texel, Kogerstrand?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Texel, Kogerstrand: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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