Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Curonian Spit, Russia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Curonian Spit...
Curonian Spit is a beach in Russia.
The water temperature around Curonian Spit changes dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.9°C (35.4°F) in March up to 20.2°C (68.4°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Curonian Spit 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 at Curonian Spit?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Curonian Spit is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Curonian Spit. A good spot nearby is Vik, which is almost 256.5km (159.3miles) away from Curonian Spit. Click here
for more information on Vik and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Hornbaek
, which is approximately 328.2km (203.9miles) away from Curonian Spit. Another fun surfspot is Hornbaek
, located roughly 328.2km (203.9miles) from Curonian Spit.
Are there any other beaches near by?
Yes, there are other beaches in proximity to Curonian Spit. The nearest one is Zelenogradsk
, which is 18.1km (11.2miles) away from Curonian Spit. Another beach near Curonian Spit is Kuressaare
, which is roughly 223.8km (139miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Curonian Spit?
The water temperature at Curonian Spit is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during early spring, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 2°C (35°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods 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 scuba diving and fishing near Curonian Spit?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Curonian Spit: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Curonian Spit...
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