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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Oksfjord, Norway

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Oksfjord...

Oksfjord is a coastal city in Norway. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 515 people. The water temperature around Oksfjord varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 3.4°C (38.1°F) in April up to 10.2°C (50.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (43°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Oksfjord 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 Oksfjord?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Oksfjord is about:
9°C (48°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are close to Oksfjord. The next good one is Unstad, which is 262.5km (163miles) away from Oksfjord. Click here for directions and for more information on Unstad and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Smitingen, which is roughly 545.5km (338.8miles) away from Oksfjord. Another good surfspot is Smitingen, located 545.5km (338.8miles) from Oksfjord.

Are there beaches located close to Oksfjord?

Not many beaches are located close to Oksfjord. The next good beach is Kangasjärvi, which is almost 558.1km (346.7miles) away from Oksfjord. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Ruissalo, which is 677.6km (420.9miles) away from Oksfjord.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Oksfjord?

The sea temperature around Oksfjord is very cold, reaching up to 10°C (50°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during spring, temperatures reach lows of roughly 3°C (38°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 good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Oksfjord?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during March, April, and May. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures reach 5 to 10°C (41-50°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Oksfjord: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Oksfjord...

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