Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lensvik, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lensvik...
Lensvik is a coastal city in Norway.
The water temperature around Lensvik changes moderately during 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 Lensvik 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 Lensvik?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Lensvik is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Lensvik. The closest decent spot is Farstadstranda-Farstad, which is 91.1km (56.6miles) away from Lensvik. Click here
for more information on Farstadstranda-Farstad and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, which is approximately 141.6km (87.9miles) away from Lensvik. Another fun surfspot is Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, located 141.6km (87.9miles) from Lensvik.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Lensvik. One that might be worth checking out is Skagen Strand
, which is 401.2km (249.2miles) away from Lensvik. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Kangasjärvi
, 404.5km (251.2miles) away from Lensvik.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Lensvik?
The sea temperature around Lensvik 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 3-4mm wetsuit 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 good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 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 might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Lensvik?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (40-49°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures reach 8 to 13°C (47-56°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Lensvik: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Lensvik...
Do you know what the the city Tornio
in Finland, the city Oldenburg
in Germany, and the city Montebello Ionico
in Italy have in common with Lensvik? Click on the links to find out...