Sopot is a seaside resort on the Baltic Sea in Northern Poland, and has a population of roughly 40,000. The town has the status of a county within the Pomeranian region (voivodeship). It is located between the cities of Gdansk and Gdynia.
Sopot has an oceanic climate and features cold, cloudy, moderate winters and mild summers with frequent showers. Average temperatures range from the low minus figures in winter to low 20s in summer months. The seasons are clearly differentiated in terms of the weather.