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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Norwegian Sea

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Norwegian Sea...

Norwegian Sea is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Norwegian Sea is nearly steady during the year. The temperature ranges from 4.9°C (40.8°F) in February up to 8.9°C (48°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (44°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Norwegian Sea 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 Norwegian Sea?

The current water temperature in the month of March near Norwegian Sea is approximately:
5°C (41°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Norwegian Sea. The closest decent spot is Unstad, which is almost 249.8km (155.2miles) away from Norwegian Sea. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Unstad and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Ulla, which is approximately 506.4km (314.5miles) away from Norwegian Sea. Another surfspot is Ulla, located roughly 506.4km (314.5miles) from Norwegian Sea.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Norwegian Sea. A beach, which is not too far away, is Kangasjärvi, which is 770.9km (478.8miles) away from Norwegian Sea. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Thurso, roughly 845.8km (525.4miles) away from Norwegian Sea.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Norwegian Sea?

The average water temperature at Norwegian Sea is extremely cold, around 6°C (44°F), with only little variations throughout the year. Because of this, at least a 4/5mm or even 5/6 wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Norwegian Sea. That being said, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. It is highly recommended to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are January, February, and March. Even during relatively "warm" days in the summer (July, August, and September) you should wear a thick wetsuit to not freeze.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Norwegian Sea?

Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters are mostly very cold, reaching temperatures between 4 and 9°C (39-48°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod.

Directions to Norwegian Sea: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Norwegian Sea...

Do you know what the the city Hawsh Isa in Egypt, the city Mariscala in Uruguay, and the city Sao Bernardo do Campo in Brazil have in common with Norwegian Sea? Click on the links to find out...