Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Waddinxveen, Netherlands
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Waddinxveen...
Waddinxveen is a coastal city in the Netherlands.
It is a fairly dense town close to the ocean with a population of 25338 people.
The water temperature around Waddinxveen varies extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 4°C (39.3°F) in February up to 18.3°C (65°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Waddinxveen 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 Waddinxveen?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Waddinxveen is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Waddinxveen. The closest one is Wassenaar, which is 15.2km (9.7miles) away from Waddinxveen. Click here
to check out more information on Wassenaar and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Waddinxveen are Katwijk
, which is roughly 15.5km (9.7miles) away, and Katwijk watering
, located 15.8km (9.8miles) from Waddinxveen.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Waddinxveen. A beach that might be worth checking out is Bredene
, which is only 91.7km (57miles) away from Waddinxveen. Another fun beach near Waddinxveen is Ostend
, which is approximately 94.1km (58.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Waddinxveen?
The sea temperature around Waddinxveen 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 feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to roughly 4°C (39°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Waddinxveen?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°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 summer when temperatures range from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Waddinxveen: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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