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

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

Gorges is a coastal city in France. It is a fairly dense city close to the water with a population of 3087 people. The water temperature around Gorges changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 8.1°C (46.7°F) in March up to 17.9°C (64.3°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Gorges 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 Gorges?

The current water temperature in the month of July near Gorges is about:
18°C (64°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Gorges?

There are not many surf spots close to Gorges. A spot, which is not too far away, is Saint gilles croix de vie, which is about 41.5km (26.4miles) away from Gorges. Click here for directions and for more information on Saint gilles croix de vie and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Gorges are St jean de monts, which is approximately 42.4km (26.4miles) away, and La Sauzaie, located approximately 42.6km (26.4miles) from Gorges.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Gorges. The next good one is Ventnor, which is almost 241.6km (150.1miles) away from Gorges. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Torcross, 242.3km (150.5miles) away from Gorges.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Gorges?

The sea temperature around Gorges is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°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 several hours, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Gorges. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to nearly 8°C (47°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing close to Gorges?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (47-56°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Gorges: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Gorges...

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