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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mourenx, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mourenx...

Mourenx is a coastal city in France. It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 8109 people. The water temperature around Mourenx changes dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 10.8°C (51.4°F) in February up to 23.1°C (73.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Mourenx 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 Mourenx?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Mourenx is approximately:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots close to Mourenx?

There are not too many surf spots close to Mourenx. A spot, which is not too far away, is La Piste, which is about 46km (28.6miles) away from Mourenx. Click here for directions and for more information on La Piste and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Mourenx are Capbreton-La pointe, which is 46km (28.6miles) away, and Le Santocha, located 46.1km (28.6miles) from Mourenx.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Mourenx. The closest decent beach is Magdalena, which is 91.7km (57miles) away from Mourenx. If you have some extra time, you can also try Salinas, ca 127.4km (79.2miles) away from Mourenx.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Mourenx?

The water temperature around Mourenx is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Mourenx. However, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to 11°C (51°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods 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 scuba diving and fishing close to Mourenx?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (51-60°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Mourenx: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Mourenx...

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