Continent
Europe
Country
Germany
Next Big City
Bremen, Emden
Next Town
Borkum
 
Type:
Sand
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
No information

Details

Surface
Sand
Hazards
No information
Area Size
Big

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Summer is nice and warm. High season a shorty is ok, a few weeks with just shorts is possible. Usually a wetsuit is always needed. Water max 22°C in summer, normally around 15°C. Winter gets cold, but a thick wetsuit, gloves, mask and shoes make kiting almost year-round possible. Air: summer between 20-30°C, spring and fall around 15°C.

Wind

Best Months:
April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SW
Main Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW

Westerly winds with depressions. Best from fall to spring. Summer lighter. Nice NE and E winds in summer, but not very often. Works best in W and NW winds. Sideshore WSW and ENE.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Long walk

From Bremen take A28 to Emden. In Emden take a ferry to Borkum, takes about 2 hours to get there. On Borkum go to the North shore. Be prepared for a long walk.

Extra information

Rules
None

With stronger winds this beach becomes a rough area. Never go out alone here.

Nightlife

No information