On this page and sub pages you can read everything about kitesurfing wind. For example, the live wind today, the current weather situation and water level. In addition to the current wind, we also have the best links for the weather and wind forecast. It is always important to ask yourself the question: Can I kitesurf today? or Can I go wingsurfing today? Read here what you should pay attention to for kitesurfing. Tip: save this page to your home screen of your smartphone (that is how it works).
Best live wind data
Windy live wind map and wind forecast
Windy wind force forecast displays both today's live wind and wind forecast. Also the wind direction and forecast up to 2 days ahead. In addition, you can click on the legend and, for example, view the expected wind gusts and zoom in per location.
Also useful: wind force tomorrow en wind forecast
Current wind: live wind online
Acuelewind.nl is a specially made wind data website with live wind force data including wind gusts from more than 30 kite spots. Specifically, the wind direction is also indicated per kitespot. Wind data from Windfinder is shown for the wind forecast per kite spot.
Firestorm: Live Wind Force vs Tide Forecast
Karel.firestorm.nl is an initiative of Karel. His integrated graphs provide a good overview of Brouwerdam, Hoek van Holland, IJmuiden and Den Helder. Both of the current wind and gusts. In addition, the wind forecast for the coming hours, including water levels.
KNMI: wind direction, wind force and gusts
KNMI.nl is the specific Dutch Meteorological Institute. You can check whether there are any warnings. If so, which code is in effect. In addition, you have different maps and tables. For example, live wind in Beaufort (bft), wind speed (m/s) and gusts (km/h).
Rijkswaterstaat: live wind power today and wind forecast
Op waterinfo.rws.nl you will find a dynamic map of the Netherlands with the live wind force and a legend. You can also select 3 options for the wind forecast in many locations.
Other live wind left
- Teletext 707: aviation weather bulletin
- Windmeister.nl: loaded KNMI and RWS data
- Windwaarnemingen.nl: loaded KMNI and RWS data (typ)
- With Telegram @NL_kite_bot wind data and alerts
Rainfall radar: wind chill
The perceived temperature (wind chill) is calculated on the basis of the measured temperature and the wind speed. After all, the colder it is and the stronger the wind, the colder it feels. Read more about wind chill of consult the current wind chill.
Snow Radar: Snowfall and Forecast
In addition to the links to the best sources for current wind strength today and wind forecast for kite surfers, here is a link to a snow radar. For snowkiters especially a link to rain radar snow radar with the current snowfall and snow forecast in the Netherlands.
Wind forecast subpages
In addition to the best links to the current wind, the subpages below. For example, to information about wind forecast a few days ahead.
useful too, @thomas. thnx!
Hey handy site! Would you also like to put a link to telegram @NL_kite_bot
With this you can see all water data from your surf spot in one storage and also set an alarm if the wind at your spot is good.
Just tested and added Thomas. We will assess it further in the coming period.