Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gammelstad, Sweden
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gammelstad...
Gammelstad is a coastal city in Sweden.
It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4892 people.
The water temperature around Gammelstad changes dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from -0.2°C (31.6°F) in February up to 17.5°C (63.4°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (43°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Gammelstad 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 Gammelstad?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Gammelstad is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are close to Gammelstad. A spot that might be worth checking out is Salusand, which is almost 172.9km (107.4miles) away from Gammelstad. Click here
for directions and for more information on Salusand and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Yyteri
, which is roughly 282.2km (175.3miles) away from Gammelstad. Another surfspot is Yyteri
, located ca 282.2km (175.3miles) from Gammelstad.
Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Gammelstad?
Not many beaches are located near to Gammelstad. The closest decent one is Kangasjärvi
, which is almost 240.2km (149.2miles) away from Gammelstad. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Ruissalo
, ca 359.8km (223.5miles) away from Gammelstad.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Gammelstad?
The sea temperature around Gammelstad is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Gammelstad. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to roughly -0°C (32°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Gammelstad?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from -0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Gammelstad: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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