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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Carentoir, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Carentoir...

Carentoir is a coastal city in France. It is a fairly small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2752 people. The water temperature around Carentoir has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 7.1°C (44.8°F) in March up to 19.6°C (67.2°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (57°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Carentoir 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 Carentoir?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters around Carentoir is ca:
10°C (51°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Carentoir. A spot, which is not too far away, is Pornichet, which is 39.5km (25.1miles) away from Carentoir. Click here for directions and for more information on Pornichet and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Carentoir are La Courance, which is 40.4km (25.1miles) away, and Plage valentin, located approximately 40.8km (25.4miles) from Carentoir.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

Not many beaches are near to Carentoir. One that might be worth checking out is Torcross, which is 182.1km (113.1miles) away from Carentoir. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Salcombe, which is roughly 182.3km (113.2miles) away from Carentoir.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Carentoir?

The sea temperature around Carentoir is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (67°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 7°C (45°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Carentoir?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°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 summer when temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (58-67°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Carentoir: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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