Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Godewaersvelde, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Godewaersvelde...
Godewaersvelde is a coastal city in France.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1977 people.
The water temperature around Godewaersvelde changes extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.2°F) in January up to 19.3°C (66.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Godewaersvelde 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 Godewaersvelde?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Godewaersvelde is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Godewaersvelde. A good spot nearby is Dunkerque, which is roughly 22km (14.9miles) away from Godewaersvelde. Click here
for more information on Dunkerque and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Godewaersvelde are Nieuwpoort
, which is ca 24km (14.9miles) away, and Westende
, located 26.2km (16.3miles) from Godewaersvelde.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Godewaersvelde. The next good one is Ostend
, which is 31.6km (19.6miles) away from Godewaersvelde. Another gorgeous beach near Godewaersvelde is Bredene
, roughly 33.6km (20.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Godewaersvelde?
The sea temperature around Godewaersvelde is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°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 a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures come down to 6°C (42°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Godewaersvelde?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Godewaersvelde: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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