Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hommelvik, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hommelvik...
Hommelvik is a coastal city in Norway.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 4000 people.
The water temperature around Hommelvik has moderate variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.6°C (40.2°F) in February up to 13.2°C (55.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 8°C (47°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Hommelvik 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 Hommelvik?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Hommelvik is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Hommelvik?
Not many surf spots are located close to Hommelvik. The closest decent spot is Farstadstranda-Farstad, which is almost 118.1km (73.4miles) away from Hommelvik. Click here
to check out more information on Farstadstranda-Farstad and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, which is roughly 166.8km (103.6miles) away from Hommelvik. Another fun surfspot is Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, located approximately 166.8km (103.6miles) from Hommelvik.
Are there white sand beaches near Hommelvik?
Not too many beaches are located close to Hommelvik. A beach, which is not too far away, is Kangasjärvi
, which is more than 371.8km (230.9miles) away from Hommelvik. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Skagen Strand
, which is approximately 393.4km (244.3miles) away from Hommelvik.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Hommelvik?
The sea temperature around Hommelvik is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (56°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Hommelvik. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to roughly 5°C (40°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly 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 close to Hommelvik?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (40-49°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during fall when temperatures go up to 8 to 13°C (47-56°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Hommelvik: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Hommelvik...
Do you know what the the island Isle aux Herbes
in the United States, the geo Habibas Escarpment
, and the city Teocelo
in the Mexico have in common with Hommelvik? Click on the links to find out...