Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tvedestrand, Norway
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tvedestrand...
Tvedestrand is a coastal city in Norway.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the water with a population of 1975 people.
The water temperature around Tvedestrand has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.7°C (35°F) in February up to 16.9°C (62.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Tvedestrand 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 Tvedestrand?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Tvedestrand is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Tvedestrand?
There are not many surf spots close to Tvedestrand. A spot that might be worth checking out is Saltstein, which is roughly 40.5km (35.5miles) away from Tvedestrand. Click here
for more information on Saltstein and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Tvedestrand are Bo Sommerland- flow rider
, which is ca 57.2km (35.5miles) away, and Loekken
, located approximately 90.9km (56.4miles) from Tvedestrand.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in close proximity to Tvedestrand. The next good one is Skallerup Klit
, which is 85.1km (52.8miles) away from Tvedestrand. Another beautiful beach near Tvedestrand is Skagen Strand
, roughly 85.3km (53miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Tvedestrand?
The sea temperature around Tvedestrand is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Tvedestrand. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of nearly 2°C (35°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Tvedestrand?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Tvedestrand: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.