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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Les Grandes-Ventes, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Les Grandes-Ventes...

Les Grandes-Ventes is a coastal city in France. It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 1859 people. The water temperature around Les Grandes-Ventes varies dramatically year round. The temperature ranges from 5.5°C (41.9°F) in March up to 17.9°C (64.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Les Grandes-Ventes 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 Les Grandes-Ventes?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Les Grandes-Ventes is about:
10°C (50°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Les Grandes-Ventes. The closest one is Pourville, which is only 12.8km (7.9miles) away from Les Grandes-Ventes. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Pourville and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Les Grandes-Ventes are Berneval, which is ca 12.8km (7.9miles) away, and Veules les Roses, located 20.2km (12.5miles) from Les Grandes-Ventes.

Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Les Grandes-Ventes?

There are not many beaches close to Les Grandes-Ventes. The closest decent beach is Hastings, which is just 79.2km (49.2miles) away from Les Grandes-Ventes. Another fun beach near Les Grandes-Ventes is Eastbourne, which is ca 79.3km (49.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Les Grandes-Ventes?

The sea temperature around Les Grandes-Ventes is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to 5°C (42°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy 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 Les Grandes-Ventes?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (42-51°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Les Grandes-Ventes: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Les Grandes-Ventes...

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