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

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

Fruges is a coastal city in France. It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 2862 people. The water temperature around Fruges has extreme variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 6.3°C (43.3°F) in February up to 17.7°C (63.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Fruges 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 Fruges?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Fruges is about:
11°C (52°F)

Are there surf spots near Fruges?

There are not too many surf spots close to Fruges. The closest decent spot is Terminus berck, which is just 25.8km (16.4miles) away from Fruges. Click here for more information on Terminus berck and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Fruges are Berck sur mer, which is ca 26.4km (16.4miles) away, and Wimereux Pointe, located approximately 28.9km (17.9miles) from Fruges.

Are there beautiful beaches near Fruges?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Fruges. The closest decent beach is Folkestone, which is only 57.3km (35.6miles) away from Fruges. Another beautiful beach near Fruges is Sandgate, which is roughly 57.9km (36miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Fruges?

The water temperature around Fruges is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 6°C (43°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Fruges?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Fruges: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Fruges...

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