Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Abbeville, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Abbeville...
Abbeville is a coastal city in France.
It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 26461 people.
The water temperature around Abbeville varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.2°C (36°F) in February up to 16.7°C (62.1°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Abbeville 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 Abbeville?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Abbeville is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Abbeville?
There are not many surf spots close to Abbeville. A spot that might be worth checking out is Mers-Les-Bains, which is just 20km (15.2miles) away from Abbeville. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Mers-Les-Bains and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Abbeville are Berck sur mer
, which is ca 24.5km (15.2miles) away, and Terminus berck
, located approximately 25.3km (15.7miles) from Abbeville.
Are there beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in close proximity to Abbeville. The closest decent beach is Lydd-on-Sea
, which is just 69.4km (43.1miles) away from Abbeville. Another nice beach near Abbeville is Camber Sands
, which is ca 72.9km (45.3miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Abbeville?
The sea temperature around Abbeville is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Abbeville. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to nearly 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Abbeville?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Abbeville: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Abbeville...
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