Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sistranda, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sistranda...
Sistranda is a coastal city in Norway.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 685 people.
The water temperature around Sistranda changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.7°C (40.5°F) in December up to 12.9°C (55.2°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 8°C (47°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Sistranda 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 Sistranda?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Sistranda is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Sistranda. The next good one is Farstadstranda-Farstad, which is more than 73.6km (45.7miles) away from Sistranda. Click here
to check out more information on Farstadstranda-Farstad and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, which is 125.2km (77.8miles) away from Sistranda. Another good surfspot is Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, located 125.2km (77.8miles) from Sistranda.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are close to Sistranda. A beach that might be worth checking out is Skagen Strand
, which is 419.6km (260.6miles) away from Sistranda. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Skallerup Klit
, which is 432.4km (268.6miles) away from Sistranda.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Sistranda?
The water temperature around Sistranda is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (55°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the 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 ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Sistranda. Nevertheless, during November, December, and January, temperatures cool down to nearly 5°C (41°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 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 Sistranda?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when temperatures reach 8 to 13°C (46-55°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Sistranda: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Sistranda...
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