Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Wyk auf Föhr, Germany
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Wyk auf Föhr...
Wyk auf Föhr is a beach in Germany.
The water temperature around Wyk auf Föhr varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 2.1°C (35.8°F) in February up to 18.8°C (65.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Wyk auf Föhr 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 Wyk auf Föhr?
The current water temperature in the month of November at Wyk auf Föhr is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Wyk auf Föhr. The closest one is Sylt-Westerland, which is 18.6km (11.5miles) away from Wyk auf Föhr. Click here
for more information on Sylt-Westerland and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Wyk auf Föhr are Brandenburg Sylt, Westerland
, which is roughly 18.6km (11.5miles) away, and St Peter Ording
, located ca 25.2km (15.7miles) from Wyk auf Föhr.
Are there any other beaches located close to Wyk auf Föhr?
There are several beautiful beaches in close proximity to Wyk auf Föhr. The nearest one is Nieblum
, which is 2.6km (1.6miles) away from Wyk auf Föhr. Another fun beach near Wyk auf Föhr is Utersum
, which is roughly 6.3km (3.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Wyk auf Föhr?
The sea temperature at Wyk auf Föhr 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 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures come down to nearly 2°C (36°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Wyk auf Föhr?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Wyk auf Föhr: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.