Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Le Phare du Groin du Cou, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Le Phare du Groin du Cou...
Le Phare du Groin du Cou is a surf spot in France.
The water temperature around Le Phare du Groin du Cou changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.8°C (46.1°F) in February up to 19.9°C (67.8°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (57°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Le Phare du Groin du Cou 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 at Le Phare du Groin du Cou?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Le Phare du Groin du Cou is about:
Are there any other surf spots located close to Le Phare du Groin du Cou?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Le Phare du Groin du Cou. The nearest one is La Terriere, which is 1.3km (0.8miles) away from Le Phare du Groin du Cou. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on La Terriere and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Le Phare du Groin du Cou is La Tranche sur Mer
, which is approximately 1.6km (1miles) away.
Are there beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are near to Le Phare du Groin du Cou. The next good one is Magdalena
, which is more than 214.3km (133.1miles) away from Le Phare du Groin du Cou. If you have some extra time, you can also check out El Sardinero
, which is roughly 229.9km (142.8miles) away from Le Phare du Groin du Cou.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Le Phare du Groin du Cou?
The sea temperature at Le Phare du Groin du Cou is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 8°C (46°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Le Phare du Groin du Cou?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Le Phare du Groin du Cou: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Le Phare du Groin du Cou...
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