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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Grand-Champ, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Grand-Champ...

Grand-Champ is a coastal city in France. It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 4528 people. The water temperature around Grand-Champ has moderate variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 7.1°C (44.8°F) in March up to 16.4°C (61.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Grand-Champ 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 Grand-Champ?

The current water temperature in the month of June near Grand-Champ is ca:
13°C (55°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Grand-Champ?

There are not many surf spots close to Grand-Champ. The closest decent spot is Les Crevettes Ste Barbe, which is 18km (13.5miles) away from Grand-Champ. Click here for directions and for more information on Les Crevettes Ste Barbe and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Grand-Champ are Saint Pierre Quiberon-Port Blanc, which is 21.8km (13.5miles) away, and Saint Pierre Quiberon-Port Bara, located approximately 22.1km (13.7miles) from Grand-Champ.

Are there white sand beaches near Grand-Champ?

Not too many beaches are located near to Grand-Champ. The closest decent beach is Salcombe, which is 176.1km (109.4miles) away from Grand-Champ. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Torcross, roughly 176.9km (109.9miles) away from Grand-Champ.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Grand-Champ?

The sea temperature around Grand-Champ is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (62°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 several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Grand-Champ. Nevertheless, during early spring, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 7°C (45°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine 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 have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing close to Grand-Champ?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (53-62°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Grand-Champ: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Grand-Champ...

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