Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Villeneuve-les-Maguelone, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Villeneuve-les-Maguelone...
Villeneuve-les-Maguelone is a coastal city in France.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 8343 people.
The water temperature around Villeneuve-les-Maguelone has slight variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.9°C (53.4°F) in February up to 21.8°C (71.2°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Villeneuve-les-Maguelone 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 Villeneuve-les-Maguelone?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Villeneuve-les-Maguelone is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Villeneuve-les-Maguelone. A spot, which is not too far away, is Palavas les Flots, which is about 3.5km (17miles) away from Villeneuve-les-Maguelone. Click here
for directions and for more information on Palavas les Flots and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Villeneuve-les-Maguelone are La Guillotine
, which is ca 27.4km (17miles) away, and Canet plage
, located 71.3km (44.3miles) from Villeneuve-les-Maguelone.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Villeneuve-les-Maguelone. A good beach nearby is Canet-en-Roussillon
, which is just 71.8km (44.6miles) away from Villeneuve-les-Maguelone. Another beautiful beach near Villeneuve-les-Maguelone is Saint-Cyprien
, which is ca 77km (47.8miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Villeneuve-les-Maguelone?
The water temperature around Villeneuve-les-Maguelone is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to nearly 12°C (53°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Villeneuve-les-Maguelone?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Villeneuve-les-Maguelone: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Villeneuve-les-Maguelone...
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in Portugal have in common with Villeneuve-les-Maguelone? Click on the links to find out...