Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Siikainen, Finland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Siikainen...
Siikainen is a coastal city in Finland.
It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1917 people.
The water temperature around Siikainen varies extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from -0.2°C (31.6°F) in March up to 15.7°C (60.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (44°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Siikainen 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 Siikainen?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Siikainen is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Siikainen. The next good one is Yyteri, which is more than 23.8km (14.8miles) away from Siikainen. Click here
to check out more information on Yyteri and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Salusand
, which is 134.7km (83.7miles) away from Siikainen. Another fun surfspot is Salusand
, located ca 134.7km (83.7miles) from Siikainen.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not many beaches are close to Siikainen. The next good one is Kangasjärvi
, which is more than 20.7km (12.8miles) away from Siikainen. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Ruissalo
, ca 100.4km (62.4miles) away from Siikainen.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Siikainen?
The sea temperature around Siikainen is pretty cold, reaching up to 16°C (60°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to approximately -0°C (32°F). During these months, a 5-6mm 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 ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Siikainen?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from -0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures range from 11 to 16°C (51-60°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Siikainen: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Siikainen...
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