Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Le Pontet, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Le Pontet...
Le Pontet is a coastal city in France.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 16182 people.
The water temperature around Le Pontet varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 11.5°C (52.6°F) in February up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Le Pontet 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 Le Pontet?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Le Pontet is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Le Pontet. A good spot nearby is Palavas les Flots, which is roughly 55.1km (53miles) away from Le Pontet. Click here
to check out more information on Palavas les Flots and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Le Pontet are La Guillotine
, which is approximately 85.3km (53miles) away, and Canet plage
, located ca 127km (78.9miles) from Le Pontet.
Are there beaches close by?
Not many beaches are close to Le Pontet. A good beach nearby is Bora Bora
, which is almost 119.1km (74miles) away from Le Pontet. If you have some extra time, you can also try Canet-en-Roussillon
, which is 127.9km (79.4miles) away from Le Pontet.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Le Pontet?
The sea temperature around Le Pontet is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to 11°C (53°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Le Pontet?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Le Pontet: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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