Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Leinesfjorden, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Leinesfjorden...
Leinesfjorden is a coastal city in Norway.
The water temperature around Leinesfjorden has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 3°C (37.3°F) in February up to 12.8°C (55°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (45°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Leinesfjorden 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 Leinesfjorden?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Leinesfjorden is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Leinesfjorden. A spot, which is not too far away, is Unstad, which is 50.4km (31.3miles) away from Leinesfjorden. Click here
to check out more information on Unstad and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Smitingen
, which is 370.3km (230miles) away from Leinesfjorden. Another surfspot is Smitingen
, located 370.3km (230miles) from Leinesfjorden.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in close proximity to Leinesfjorden. A good beach nearby is Kangasjärvi
, which is almost 448.6km (278.6miles) away from Leinesfjorden. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Ruissalo
, 562.9km (349.6miles) away from Leinesfjorden.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Leinesfjorden?
The sea temperature around Leinesfjorden is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (55°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Leinesfjorden. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to approximately 3°C (37°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some 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 recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Leinesfjorden?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. 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 reach 8 to 13°C (46-55°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Leinesfjorden: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Leinesfjorden...
Do you know what the the city San Zeno-San Giuseppe
in Italy, the city Lawai
in United States, and the city Linden
in Germany have in common with Leinesfjorden? Click on the links to find out...