The water quality of t Bovenwater at Lelystad

What is the swimming water like? t Bovenwater? 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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This location is no officialële swimming spot lake due to persistent poor water quality. ---------- This location is ago closed due to persistent bacteriological quality problems. This location is no official swimming water lake and is also not more sampled.

Het Above water is a recreational lake which wedged lies between Lelystad, de Oostvaardersdijk en de Knardijk. The lake is in 1977 constructed by a site to en is by the municipality Lelystad furnished as sailing lake. Het swimming beach located on the southwest shore. This part of the Bovenwater is the so-called Sailing lake. For this reason is the swimming beach in the Bovenwater also well “beach Sailing lake” .



Swimming spots nearby

1. Het belevenissenbos lelystad: water quality is good
2. T bovenwater: water quality is good


The weather in Lelystad, now:


Motregen en regen

The current weather in Lelystad is Motregen en regen
Wind Force 3 bft | 7.8 Knopen | 14.4 km/h
Wind direction Oost
Wind arrow
Today: Af en toe zon maar ook enkele regen- of onweersbuien


Extended weather forecast for Lelystad (click)



Swim at t Bovenwater

The bathing water quality at t Bovenwater is good
Last check:
WC / Toilets
Sunbathing area
Surf possibilities
Diepte zwemlocatie: 200 centimeter
Descending bottom, 20 procent
Information board
Beach house
Bicycle shed
Fresh water
Sandy beach
Zwemzone delimited
Waste bins
Water temperature


Measurement time: 25 mei, 13:10
(more info)
Uilenweg, Lelystad
Do you have any questions about this swimming location? Contact the administrator:

Gemeente Lelystad Houtribstrand en Bovenwater
Phone: 14 0320
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!


Photo of t BovenwaterFoto: Gemeente Lelystad Houtribstrand en Bovenwater

Information board

The information board at the swimming location t Bovenwater

More information about this swimming location can be found at

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