Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vehmaa, Finland
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vehmaa...
Vehmaa is a coastal city in Finland.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2435 people.
The water temperature around Vehmaa has a large variability year round.
The temperature ranges from -0.1°C (31.9°F) in February up to 16.8°C (62.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (44°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Vehmaa 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 Vehmaa?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Vehmaa is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Vehmaa. The closest decent spot is Yyteri, which is more than 60.9km (37.9miles) away from Vehmaa. Click here
for directions and for more information on Yyteri and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Smitingen
, which is approximately 175.8km (109.2miles) away from Vehmaa. Another good surfspot is Smitingen
, located approximately 175.8km (109.2miles) from Vehmaa.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Vehmaa. The closest decent one is Ruissalo
, which is 24.2km (15miles) away from Vehmaa. If you have some extra time, you can also try Kangasjärvi
, which is approximately 102.9km (63.9miles) away from Vehmaa.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Vehmaa?
The water temperature around Vehmaa 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 feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of -0°C (32°F). In this season, 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 people 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 better to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Vehmaa?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from -0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Vehmaa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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