Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Molochnyy, Russia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Molochnyy...
Molochnyy is a coastal city in Russia.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 5308 people.
The water temperature around Molochnyy varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.5°C (34.6°F) in March up to 10.3°C (50.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 5°C (41°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Molochnyy 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 Molochnyy?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Molochnyy is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Molochnyy. The closest decent spot is Unstad, which is 499.2km (310miles) away from Molochnyy. Click here
for directions and for more information on Unstad and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Yyteri
, which is ca 630.1km (391.4miles) away from Molochnyy. Another good surfspot is Yyteri
, located approximately 630.1km (391.4miles) from Molochnyy.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Molochnyy. The next good beach is Kangasjärvi
, which is more than 583.2km (362.2miles) away from Molochnyy. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Hietaniemi beach
, which is approximately 661.4km (410.8miles) away from Molochnyy.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Molochnyy?
The water temperature around Molochnyy is very cold, reaching up to 10°C (51°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Molochnyy. However, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures come down to 1°C (35°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Molochnyy?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (35-44°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 5 to 10°C (42-51°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Molochnyy: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Molochnyy...
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