Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kempele, Finland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kempele...
Kempele is a coastal city in Finland.
It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 14293 people.
The water temperature around Kempele varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 0°C (32.1°F) in February up to 17.1°C (62.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (42°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Kempele 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 Kempele?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Kempele is about:
Are there surf spots near Kempele?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Kempele. The closest decent spot is Salusand, which is 217.2km (134.9miles) away from Kempele. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Salusand and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Smitingen
, which is roughly 286.4km (177.9miles) away from Kempele. Another surfspot is Smitingen
, located approximately 286.4km (177.9miles) from Kempele.
Are there beautiful beaches near Kempele?
No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Kempele. A beach that might be worth checking out is Kangasjärvi
, which is 221km (137.3miles) away from Kempele. If you have some extra time, you can also try Hietaniemi beach
, approximately 328.1km (203.8miles) away from Kempele.
What wetsuit is needed for Kempele?
The water temperature around Kempele is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of 0°C (32°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 ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Kempele?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Kempele: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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