Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jarnac, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jarnac...
Jarnac is a coastal city in France.
It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4878 people.
The water temperature around Jarnac has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 10.6°C (51.2°F) in February up to 19.9°C (67.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Jarnac 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 Jarnac?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Jarnac is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Jarnac. A good spot nearby is St Georges de Didonne-la jetee, which is 40.2km (26.5miles) away from Jarnac. Click here
for more information on St Georges de Didonne-la jetee and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Jarnac are Pontaillac
, which is roughly 42.7km (26.5miles) away, and La Chambrette
, located 43.6km (27.1miles) from Jarnac.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located near to Jarnac. A good beach nearby is Magdalena
, which is almost 198.6km (123.4miles) away from Jarnac. If you have some extra time, you can also visit El Sardinero
, which is ca 237.1km (147.3miles) away from Jarnac.
What wetsuit is recommended for Jarnac?
The water temperature around Jarnac is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°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 a good amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to nearly 11°C (51°F). During these months, 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 cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Jarnac?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (51-60°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Jarnac: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Jarnac...
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