Scuba diving in Ms.Seattle

Access
From Boat
Diver level
Advanced
Depth
Average: 65.6 ft
Maximum: 229.6 ft
Current
None
Visibility
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft

MV Seattle is one of the most popular wreck dive sites in Norway. Divers can explore the remains of a magnificent German cargo vessel sunk in 1945. The freighter crashed into a rock agglomeration around Kristiansand and now creates great conditions for divers from across the globe. Diving in MV Seattle is very interesting as the wreck still remains well-preserved. Its good conditions let divers penetrate the construction and explore the interior. Scuba diving in MV Seattle dive site let divers explore great biodiversity. 


 

When to go

Diving in SV Seattle is advisable during summer months with air and water temperatures of 18-22C/64-71F. The period from December to February is characterized by air temperatures of -5-4C/23-39F and water averages of 1-3C/33-37F. 

What to see

Explorers may encounter pipefish, angelfish, nudibranchs, starfish, wrasses and groupers. Nowadays it is also covered with a layer of corals and sea anemones and attracts lots of marine creatures. 


Reachable from

Kristiansand

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