Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Blavet Canyon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Blavet Canyon...
Blavet Canyon is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Blavet Canyon varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (52.9°F) in February up to 19.2°C (66.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (58°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Blavet Canyon 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 Blavet Canyon?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Blavet Canyon is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Blavet Canyon. A good spot nearby is Le goudoul, which is about 86.5km (54.1miles) away from Blavet Canyon. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Le goudoul and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Blavet Canyon are Lesconil
, which is approximately 87.1km (54.1miles) away, and Pors Carn
, located 87.2km (54.2miles) from Blavet Canyon.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Blavet Canyon. A beach that might be worth checking out is Bañugues
, which is almost 211.4km (131.3miles) away from Blavet Canyon. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Santa María de Luanco
, roughly 212.4km (131.9miles) away from Blavet Canyon.
What wetsuit is needed for Blavet Canyon?
The water temperature at Blavet Canyon is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Blavet Canyon. However, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to approximately 12°C (53°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Blavet Canyon?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Blavet Canyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Blavet Canyon...
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