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

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

Castres is a coastal city in France. It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 47275 people. The water temperature around Castres has moderate variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 11.3°C (52.4°F) in February up to 20.8°C (69.4°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 Castres 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 Castres?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Castres is about:
21°C (69°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Castres?

There are not many surf spots close to Castres. The next good one is La Guillotine, which is about 64km (45.9miles) away from Castres. Click here for more information on La Guillotine and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Castres are Canet plage, which is ca 74km (45.9miles) away, and Palavas les Flots, located approximately 84.6km (52.6miles) from Castres.

Are there beaches near Castres?

There are not too many beaches near to Castres. One beach, which is not too far away, is Canet-en-Roussillon, which is 72.8km (45.2miles) away from Castres. Another beautiful beach near Castres is Saint-Cyprien, which is ca 78km (48.4miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Castres?

The sea temperature around Castres is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (69°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures drop down to 11°C (52°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Castres?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (60-69°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Castres: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Castres...

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