Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hellesto, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hellesto...
Hellesto is a surf spot in Norway.
The water temperature around Hellesto changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 4.5°C (40.2°F) in March up to 15.4°C (59.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Hellesto 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 Hellesto?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Hellesto is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Hellesto. The closest one is Bybergsanden, which is just 0.9km (0.6miles) away from Hellesto. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Bybergsanden and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Hellesto is Reve Havn
, which is 1.9km (1.2miles) away.
Are there beaches located close to Hellesto?
No, not many beaches are located close to Hellesto. The closest decent one is Skallerup Klit
, which is 184.5km (114.6miles) away from Hellesto. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Skagen Strand
, which is 198.6km (123.4miles) away from Hellesto.
What wetsuit do I need for Hellesto?
The water temperature at Hellesto is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (60°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Hellesto. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures reach lows of approximately 5°C (40°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some 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 have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Hellesto?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (40-49°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 10 to 15°C (51-60°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Hellesto: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Hellesto...
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in France, the city Cikawah
in Indonesia, and the city Brnaze
in Croatia have in common with Hellesto? Click on the links to find out...