Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jondal, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jondal...
Jondal is a coastal city in Norway.
The water temperature around Jondal has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 4.5°C (40.2°F) in March up to 15°C (58.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Jondal 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 Jondal?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Jondal is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located close to Jondal. The closest decent spot is Hellesto, which is 101.8km (63.3miles) away from Jondal. Click here
for directions and for more information on Hellesto and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Reve Havn
, which is roughly 103.7km (64.4miles) away from Jondal. Another fun surfspot is Reve Havn
, located approximately 103.7km (64.4miles) from Jondal.
Are there gorgeous beaches close to Jondal?
Not too many beaches are located in proximity to Jondal. A good beach nearby is Skallerup Klit
, which is almost 234km (145.3miles) away from Jondal. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Skagen Strand
, which is approximately 236.4km (146.8miles) away from Jondal.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Jondal?
The sea temperature around Jondal is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (59°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 people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures cool down to roughly 5°C (40°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required 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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Jondal?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (40-49°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Jondal: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Jondal...
Do you know what the the city Saint-Pere
in France, the geo Porter Seamount
, and the city Ipswich
in United States have in common with Jondal? Click on the links to find out...