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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Banyuls-sur-Mer, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Banyuls-sur-Mer...

Banyuls-sur-Mer is a beach in France. The water temperature around Banyuls-sur-Mer varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.2°F) in February up to 21°C (69.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Banyuls-sur-Mer 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 at Banyuls-sur-Mer?

The current water temperature in the month of June at Banyuls-sur-Mer is about:
18°C (64°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Banyuls-sur-Mer. The nearest one is Collioure bay, which is only 3.7km (9.7miles) away from Banyuls-sur-Mer. Click here to check out more information on Collioure bay and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Banyuls-sur-Mer are Canet plage, which is 15.7km (9.7miles) away, and La Guillotine, located 57.4km (35.7miles) from Banyuls-sur-Mer.

Are there any other gorgeous beaches near by?

There are a few beaches close to Banyuls-sur-Mer. The nearest one is Collioure, which is just 3.7km (2.3miles) away from Banyuls-sur-Mer. Another beach near Banyuls-sur-Mer is Argelès-sur-Mer, which is approximately 6.9km (4.3miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Banyuls-sur-Mer?

The sea temperature at Banyuls-sur-Mer is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late 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 at Banyuls-sur-Mer. However, during late winter, temperatures come down to 11°C (52°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Banyuls-sur-Mer?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Banyuls-sur-Mer: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Banyuls-sur-Mer...

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