The water quality of Zwemeiland Bovenwijde at

What is the swimming water like? Zwemeiland Bovenwijde? On the water map below you'll see the swimming location in its immediate vicinity. On the right of on this page you will find all information about the current weather, at the bottom of the swimming spots in the area.



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The bathing water location Bovenwijde is located to the east of the provincial road N334 Zwartsluis – Giethoorn and is on the island middle in the Bovenwijde. The swimming zone consists of a by perkoenpaalen demarcated part of the lake south of the island. The island is exclusively sailing accessible. There is no sandy beach present. The water is accessible from the perkoenpaalenrand and jetty. De Bovenwijde is part of naturereserve de Wieden that is located in the head of Overijssel. Net als de Beulakkerwijde en de Belterwijde, was de Bovenwijde former a swamp area. Then the peat extraction in the 18th century his entry did its the peat in these wetlands excavated. Characteristic of these excavations are the long stretched strips water with the legakkers in between (ribs), on which the peat to dry was laid . In de Weerribben is this structure still good recognizable. During the storms and flood disasters (1776 and 1825) are the then present narrow strips land through water and wind swept away, whereby the lakes are created



Swimming spots nearby

1. Surfstrand west belterwijde: water quality is good
2. Tussenboerslanden: water quality is good
3. Veneger gat wanneperveen veneweg: water quality is good
4. Zwemeiland bovenwijde: water quality is good


The weather in , now:


Af en toe lichte regen

The current weather in  is Af en toe lichte regen
Wind Force 4 bft | 11.7 Knopen | 21.6 km/h
Wind direction ZZW
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Today: Vooral landinwaarts buien


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Swim at Zwemeiland Bovenwijde

The bathing water quality at Zwemeiland Bovenwijde is good
Last check: 03-06-2024
Fresh water
Information board
Sunbathing area
WC / Toilets
Waste bins
Zwemzone delimited
Water temperature


Measurement time: 16 juni, 07:10
(more info)
Do you have any questions about this swimming location? Contact the administrator:

Gemeente Steenwijkerland
Phone: 140521
The water temperature value comes from the nearest official Rijkswaterstaat measuring station and is an approximation for this location. Always take local conditions into account, it is usually colder in deeper water than on the shore!

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