Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Briscous, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Briscous...
Briscous is a coastal city in France.
It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2160 people.
The water temperature around Briscous has extreme variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 10.8°C (51.4°F) in February up to 23.1°C (73.6°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 Briscous 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 Briscous?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters near Briscous is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Briscous. The closest one is Anglet-Les Cavaliers, which is 10.6km (6.6miles) away from Briscous. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Anglet-Les Cavaliers and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Briscous are Anglet-La Barre
, which is ca 10.7km (6.6miles) away, and Anglet-Le Furoncle
, located ca 10.8km (6.7miles) from Briscous.
Are there beautiful beaches in close proximity to Briscous?
No, there are not many beaches close to Briscous. One beach, which is not too far away, is Magdalena
, which is just 55.6km (34.5miles) away from Briscous. Another fun beach near Briscous is Salinas
, which is approximately 95.3km (59.2miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Briscous?
The water temperature around Briscous is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Briscous. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to roughly 11°C (51°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Briscous?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (51-60°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Briscous: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Briscous...
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in the United States, the geo Dellwood Knolls
, and the city Hexham
in the United Kingdom have in common with Briscous? Click on the links to find out...