Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Moi, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Moi...
Moi is a coastal city in Norway.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 1740 people.
The water temperature around Moi has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.5°C (36.6°F) in January up to 16.1°C (61°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (48°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Moi 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 Moi?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Moi is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Moi?
There are not too many surf spots close to Moi. A spot that might be worth checking out is Renna, which is just 25.8km (18.5miles) away from Moi. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Renna and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Moi are Brusand
, which is approximately 29.8km (18.5miles) away, and Bore
, located 43km (26.7miles) from Moi.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Moi. The next good one is Skallerup Klit
, which is more than 139.1km (86.4miles) away from Moi. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Skagen Strand
, approximately 154.7km (96.1miles) away from Moi.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Moi?
The water temperature around Moi is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during winter, water temperatures cool down to roughly 3°C (37°F). During these months, 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 cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Moi?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during December, January, and February. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when water temperatures go up to 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Moi: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Moi...
Do you know what the the city Odemira
in Portugal, the city Woensdrecht
in Netherlands, and the city Solrod Strand
in Denmark have in common with Moi? Click on the links to find out...