Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vestbakken
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vestbakken...
Vestbakken is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Vestbakken is almost steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.6°C (40.2°F) in March up to 8°C (46.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (42°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Vestbakken 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 Vestbakken?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Vestbakken is ca:
Are there surf spots located close to Vestbakken?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Vestbakken. The closest decent spot is Unstad, which is more than 430.1km (267.1miles) away from Vestbakken. Click here
for more information on Unstad and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Smitingen
, which is approximately 818.6km (508.4miles) away from Vestbakken. Another good surfspot is Smitingen
, located 818.6km (508.4miles) from Vestbakken.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in proximity to Vestbakken. The next good one is Kangasjärvi
, which is more than 866.8km (538.4miles) away from Vestbakken. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Ruissalo
, which is 987.1km (613.1miles) away from Vestbakken.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Vestbakken?
The average sea temperature at Vestbakken is extremely cold, around 6°C (42°F), with only little variations throughout the year. That is why at least a 4/5mm or even 5/6 wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Vestbakken. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. It is highly recommended to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are February, March, and April. Even during relatively "warm" days in the summer (July, August, and September) you should wear a thick wetsuit to not transform into an ice cube.
How is the diving and fishing close to Vestbakken?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters are mostly very cold, reaching temperatures between 3 and 8°C (37-46°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod.
Directions to Vestbakken: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Vestbakken...
Do you know what the the city Serdiana
in Italy, the city Agathenburg
in Germany, and the city Shido
in Japan have in common with Vestbakken? Click on the links to find out...