Water Temperatures in Binz

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The Baltic Sea

The Baltic Sea, also called Baltic Sea, is an inland sea between Sweden, Poland, Russia, Finland, Denmark and Germany. The Baltic Sea is connected to the North Sea in Denmark in the Kattegat. The salinity of the Baltic Sea is lower than in the North Sea. Nevertheless, the mild irritant climate and the salty air is very healthy for people with respiratory diseases, S.a. Weather in BINZ.

Water temperatures in spring and summer

In Binz or. in the entire Baltic Sea region there is the least rainfall in the year and the most hours of sunshine. However, the Baltic Sea is slowly warming up, because the west wind drift has cooled the water sharply at very low temperatures in winter. In Binz, traditional bathing always takes place on the first weekend of May. At cold water temperatures between 7 and 11°C you should be quite hardened. Even in summer in July and August, water temperatures usually only rise to cool 20 up to 22°C on. This is also related to the current and the wind.
But there were already hot summers, so that the Baltic Sea, in front of Rügen and Usedom, jokingly “Bathtub of holidaymakers” was mentioned.

Cool water in warm air in summer

Cool water in warm air in summer

Water temperatures in autumn and winter

When the days get shorter again and the first night frosts haunt Germany, the Baltic Sea usually warms a little further, so that it can be warmer at night from time to time than in the rest of Germany. But if the first storms rage in September and October before Binz, the water is more of a cause for surfers and Surfers (Professionals) Suitable. At single-digit water temperatures you definitely need a wetsuit.

Cold water in autumn in Binz

Cold water in autumn in Binz

The water quality of the Baltic Sea

In the time of 1. May to the 10. September, the quality of the water in the Baltic Sea will be 4 Weeks measured. For this purpose, samples are carried out by the competent health authorities in one meter deep water, About. 30 cm measured under the water surface. In addition to germ contamination, the PH value is also measured. Also contaminants, Microplastics and algae density are diagnosed.

An interactive map of the current water quality, z.B. in BINZ, offers the Website Binz Water Quality MV at.

Current readings 2020:

Time EC/100ml IE/100ml Temp. Visibility depth Ph Result
16.06.2020 10:30 <10 <10 17℃ 2,00 m 8,1 Very good
14.07.2020 08:05 65 10 16,9 1,00 m 7,73 Very good
11.08.2020 08:40 10 <10 22,2 >1.00 m 7,52 Very good
08.09.2020 10:15 <10 <10 17 ℃ 2 m 7,9 Very good

EC – Escherichia coli is a bacterium, which occurs in large numbers specifically in warm-blooded faeces and dies in our climatic conditions in the environment. Investigation according to EN ISO 9308-3. Maximum 1800 CBE/100 ml.

Ie – Intestinal enterococci originate from the intestines of humans and animals. They are more resistant than E. coli and can survive longer in the environment. Investigation according to EN ISO 7899-1. Maximum 700 CBE/100 ml.

All guests in Binz can feel about a very good Beach- and water quality are, for which the Baltic Sea resort is used every year with the international environmental symbol “Blue Flag” is awarded.