Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Benouville, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Benouville...
Benouville is a coastal city in France.
It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 1828 people.
The water temperature around Benouville has significant variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.1°C (43°F) in March up to 16.2°C (61.1°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Benouville 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 Benouville?
The current water temperature in the month of October near Benouville is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Benouville?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Benouville. The closest one is Luc sur mer, which is 6.2km (6.1miles) away from Benouville. Click here
for directions and for more information on Luc sur mer and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Benouville are Courseulles sur mer
, which is 9.8km (6.1miles) away, and Deauville
, located approximately 17.8km (11.1miles) from Benouville.
Are there beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Benouville. A beach, which is not too far away, is Ventnor
, which is 102km (63.3miles) away from Benouville. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Shanklin
, ca 103.9km (64.5miles) away from Benouville.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Benouville?
The sea temperature around Benouville is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of . During this time, in the , a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures come down to nearly 6°C (43°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Benouville?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during when sea temperatures range from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Benouville: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Benouville...
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in Italy, the city Burnage
in United Kingdom, and the city Beersel
in Belgium have in common with Benouville? Click on the links to find out...