Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Drap, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Drap...
Drap is a coastal city in France.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 4504 people.
The water temperature around Drap has significant variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.2°C (55.7°F) in February up to 24.4°C (75.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Drap 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 Drap?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Drap is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Drap?
There are not many surf spots close to Drap. A good spot nearby is Alassio, which is 45.7km (30.4miles) away from Drap. Click here
to check out more information on Alassio and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Drap are Albenga
, which is 49km (30.4miles) away, and Finale Ligure
, located approximately 58km (36.1miles) from Drap.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are some other gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Drap. The nearest one is Bora Bora
, which is just 8.8km (5.5miles) away from Drap. Another nice beach near Drap is Ventimiglia
, which is roughly 14.5km (9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Drap?
The sea temperature around Drap is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Drap. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Drap?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Drap: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.