Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Luvia, Finland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Luvia...
Luvia is a coastal city in Finland.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3260 people.
The water temperature around Luvia varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 0.1°C (32.2°F) in February up to 15.1°C (59.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (43°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Luvia 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 Luvia?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Luvia is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Luvia. The closest decent spot is Yyteri, which is more than 14.2km (8.8miles) away from Luvia. Click here
to check out more information on Yyteri and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Salusand
, which is 162km (100.6miles) away from Luvia. Another surfspot is Salusand
, located roughly 162km (100.6miles) from Luvia.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Luvia?
No, there are not many beaches near to Luvia. The closest decent beach is Kangasjärvi
, which is just 56.6km (35.2miles) away from Luvia. Another beach near Luvia is Ruissalo
, which is ca 66.9km (41.5miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Luvia?
The water temperature around Luvia 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 be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 0°C (32°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required 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 advisable to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Luvia?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Luvia: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Luvia...
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