Water and sea temperature in IJmeer (8th August 2020)
The ocean temperature for IJmeer today is 19°C
Average water/sea temperatures this week for IJmeer
What wetsuit thickness is needed for IJmeer?
The water temperature in IJmeer is a little bit cold. You may want to consider wearing a 2 mm to 3/2 mm springsuit or full wetsuit with a flatlock seam especially if you are going to be in the water for an extended period of time.
Please note: These are general guidelines based on today's average water temperature of 19°C in IJmeer. If there are strong winds, cold air temperatures, you are engaging in activities with less movement or you get cold easily, you may want to consider a thicker wetsuit. consider a thicker wetsuit.
Information about our water / sea temperature data for IJmeer
Our measurements for the water temperature in IJmeer, North Holland, Netherlands are provided by the daily sea surface temperature (SST) satellite readings from NOAA.
Please be aware that our water temperatures are based on open water averages. Actual sea surface water temperatures close to the shore at IJmeer can vary by several degrees.
Weather patterns that can increase variation in water temperatures
Heavy rains, locations near river mouths and long periods of strong offshore winds can cause variations in ocean temperatures. Offshore winds cause the colder deep water to replace the surface water which has been warmed by the sun.
Whilst sea temperatures for IJmeer are as accurate as current data allows, there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions and variations in sea depth.