Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near La Rochelle Canyon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about La Rochelle Canyon...
La Rochelle Canyon is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around La Rochelle Canyon has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.4°C (54.4°F) in March up to 21.7°C (71°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since La Rochelle Canyon 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 Rochelle Canyon?
The current water temperature in the month of May near La Rochelle Canyon is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to La Rochelle Canyon. The next good one is La Baie des Sables, which is almost 112.1km (69.6miles) away from La Rochelle Canyon. Click here
for directions and for more information on La Baie des Sables and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing La Sauzaie
, which is roughly 113.4km (70.4miles) away from La Rochelle Canyon. Another fun surfspot is La Sauzaie
, located approximately 113.4km (70.4miles) from La Rochelle Canyon.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are close to La Rochelle Canyon. One that might be worth checking out is El Sardinero
, which is 149.2km (92.6miles) away from La Rochelle Canyon. If you have some extra time, you can also try Buelna
, approximately 160.4km (99.6miles) away from La Rochelle Canyon.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for La Rochelle Canyon?
The water temperature at La Rochelle Canyon is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures cool down to roughly 12°C (54°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to La Rochelle Canyon?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (62-71°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 Rochelle Canyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about La Rochelle Canyon...
Do you know what the the city Wallace
in the United States, the city Guiling
in the Philippines, and the city Shenwan
in the China have in common with La Rochelle Canyon? Click on the links to find out...