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

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

Penfoul is a surf spot in France. The water temperature around Penfoul has average variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 9.7°C (49.5°F) in February up to 14.5°C (58.2°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Penfoul 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 Penfoul?

The current water temperature in the month of March at Penfoul is approximately:
10°C (50°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Penfoul. The closest one is La Chapelle, which is just 1.7km (1.1miles) away from Penfoul. Click here for directions and for more information on La Chapelle and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Penfoul is Les Blancs Sablons, which is 11.5km (7.1miles) away.

Are there beaches located close to Penfoul?

No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Penfoul. The closest decent beach is Mounts Bay, which is 109.9km (68.3miles) away from Penfoul. If you have some extra time, you can also try Maenporth, approximately 111.1km (69miles) away from Penfoul.

What wetsuit do I need for Penfoul?

The average water temperature at Penfoul is definitely cold, around 12°C (54°F), with very little variations throughout the year. That is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Penfoul. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are January, February, and March. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the summer, particularly in the months of June, July, and August.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Penfoul?

Fishing and diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (49-58°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Penfoul: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Penfoul...

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