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

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

Pia is a coastal city in France. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 5640 people. The water temperature around Pia changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.2°F) in February up to 21°C (69.9°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 Pia 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 Pia?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Pia is approximately:
14°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots near Pia?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Pia. The nearest one is Canet plage, which is only 6.8km (10.7miles) away from Pia. Click here for more information on Canet plage and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Pia are Collioure bay, which is roughly 17.3km (10.7miles) away, and La Guillotine, located 45.6km (28.3miles) from Pia.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches in proximity to Pia. The nearest one is Canet-en-Roussillon, which is 5.3km (3.3miles) away from Pia. Another fun beach near Pia is Saint-Cyprien, which is ca 9.8km (6.1miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Pia?

The water temperature around Pia is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, temperatures come down to roughly 11°C (52°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Pia?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Pia: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Pia...

Do you know what the the city North Haledon in the United States, the city Troy in the United States, and the city Ringstedt in the Germany have in common with Pia? Click on the links to find out...