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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near La Chapelle-du-Genet, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about La Chapelle-du-Genet...

La Chapelle-du-Genet is a coastal city in France. It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 1165 people. The water temperature around La Chapelle-du-Genet 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 La Chapelle-du-Genet 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 La Chapelle-du-Genet?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near La Chapelle-du-Genet is about:
17°C (63°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to La Chapelle-du-Genet. A good spot nearby is Saint gilles croix de vie, which is about 55.4km (34.8miles) away from La Chapelle-du-Genet. Click here for directions and for more information on Saint gilles croix de vie and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near La Chapelle-du-Genet are La Sauzaie, which is ca 56km (34.8miles) away, and Les Dunes, located roughly 56.2km (34.9miles) from La Chapelle-du-Genet.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

Not many beaches are located in close proximity to La Chapelle-du-Genet. A good beach nearby is Ventnor, which is more than 236km (146.6miles) away from La Chapelle-du-Genet. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Shanklin, which is ca 238.7km (148.2miles) away from La Chapelle-du-Genet.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for La Chapelle-du-Genet?

The sea temperature around La Chapelle-du-Genet 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 3/2 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 scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to roughly 8°C (47°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near La Chapelle-du-Genet?

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

Directions to La Chapelle-du-Genet: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about La Chapelle-du-Genet...

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