Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Murmansk Rise
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Murmansk Rise...
Murmansk Rise is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Murmansk Rise has moderate variability year round.
The temperature ranges from -0.9°C (30.3°F) in March up to 4.6°C (40.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 1°C (34°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Murmansk Rise 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 Murmansk Rise?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Murmansk Rise is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Murmansk Rise?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Murmansk Rise. The closest decent spot is Unstad, which is almost 758.5km (471.1miles) away from Murmansk Rise. Click here
for directions and for more information on Unstad and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Smitingen
, which is roughly 1048km (650.9miles) away from Murmansk Rise. Another good surfspot is Smitingen
, located 1048km (650.9miles) from Murmansk Rise.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Murmansk Rise. One that might be worth checking out is Kangasjärvi
, which is 1010.4km (627.6miles) away from Murmansk Rise. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Hietaniemi beach
, which is 1105.6km (686.7miles) away from Murmansk Rise.
What wetsuit do I need for Murmansk Rise?
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Murmansk Rise?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from -1 to 4°C (30-39°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach -0 to 5°C (31-40°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod.
Directions to Murmansk Rise: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Murmansk Rise...
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in China, the city Vigatto
in Italy, and the city Miaray
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