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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bray-sur-Somme, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bray-sur-Somme...

Bray-sur-Somme is a coastal city in France. It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1360 people. The water temperature around Bray-sur-Somme varies dramatically during 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 Bray-sur-Somme 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 Bray-sur-Somme?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Bray-sur-Somme is about:
8°C (46°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Bray-sur-Somme. The closest decent spot is Mers-Les-Bains, which is 59.8km (37.6miles) away from Bray-sur-Somme. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Mers-Les-Bains and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Bray-sur-Somme are Berck sur mer, which is approximately 60.5km (37.6miles) away, and Terminus berck, located ca 60.8km (37.8miles) from Bray-sur-Somme.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are not many beaches close to Bray-sur-Somme. One beach, which is not too far away, is Ostend, which is just 88.5km (55miles) away from Bray-sur-Somme. Another nice beach near Bray-sur-Somme is Bredene, which is ca 90.1km (55.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Bray-sur-Somme?

The sea temperature around Bray-sur-Somme 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 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Bray-sur-Somme?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Bray-sur-Somme: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Bray-sur-Somme...

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