Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Abruka, Estonia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Abruka...
Abruka is an island in Estonia.
It is part of the Gulf of Riga island group.
The water temperature around Abruka has significant variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 0.3°C (32.6°F) in January up to 18.9°C (66°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (45°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Abruka is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Abruka?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Abruka is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Abruka. A spot, which is not too far away, is Vaana, which is more than 109.6km (68.1miles) away from Abruka. Click here
to check out more information on Vaana and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Smitingen
, which is 338.9km (210.5miles) away from Abruka. Another good surfspot is Smitingen
, located roughly 338.9km (210.5miles) from Abruka.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Abruka. One beach, which is not too far away, is Kuressaare
, which is just 7.2km (4.5miles) away from Abruka. Another beach near Abruka is Kärdla
, which is 59.2km (36.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Abruka?
The sea temperature around Abruka is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Abruka. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures cool down to roughly 0°C (33°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Abruka?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (33-42°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Abruka: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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