Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Besse-sur-Issole, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Besse-sur-Issole...
Besse-sur-Issole is a coastal city in France.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 1923 people.
The water temperature around Besse-sur-Issole varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.4°F) in February up to 22.6°C (72.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Besse-sur-Issole 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 Besse-sur-Issole?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Besse-sur-Issole is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Besse-sur-Issole?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Besse-sur-Issole. A spot that might be worth checking out is Alassio, which is 109km (67.7miles) away from Besse-sur-Issole. Click here
for directions and for more information on Alassio and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Palavas les Flots
, which is ca 113km (70.2miles) away from Besse-sur-Issole. Another good surfspot is Palavas les Flots
, located approximately 113km (70.2miles) from Besse-sur-Issole.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches close to Besse-sur-Issole. A beach that might be worth checking out is Bora Bora
, which is 55.7km (34.6miles) away from Besse-sur-Issole. Another fun beach near Besse-sur-Issole is Ventimiglia
, 77.6km (48.2miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Besse-sur-Issole?
The water temperature around Besse-sur-Issole is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Besse-sur-Issole. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Besse-sur-Issole?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Besse-sur-Issole: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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