Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Locquirec, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Locquirec...
Locquirec is a surf spot in France.
The water temperature around Locquirec changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 9.5°C (49.1°F) in March up to 16°C (60.8°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Locquirec 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 Locquirec?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Locquirec is about:
Are there any other surf spots near Locquirec?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Locquirec. The closest one is Pors-ar-Villec, which is 0.1km (0miles) away from Locquirec. Click here
for directions and for more information on Pors-ar-Villec and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Locquirec is Les Sables Blancs
, which is 0.6km (0.3miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Locquirec. A beach, which is not too far away, is Salcombe
, which is 106.7km (66.3miles) away from Locquirec. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Torcross
, ca 108.6km (67.4miles) away from Locquirec.
What wetsuit is recommended for Locquirec?
The water temperature at Locquirec is pretty cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Locquirec. However, during early spring, temperatures come down to approximately 10°C (49°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Locquirec?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (49-58°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when water temperatures range from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Locquirec: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Locquirec...
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