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

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

Picquigny is a coastal city in France. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1400 people. The water temperature around Picquigny has significant variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.2°C (36°F) in February up to 16.7°C (62.1°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Picquigny 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 Picquigny?

The current water temperature in the month of October near Picquigny is approximately:
15°C (59°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Picquigny. A good spot nearby is Mers-Les-Bains, which is roughly 34.7km (25.6miles) away from Picquigny. Click here to check out more information on Mers-Les-Bains and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Picquigny are Berck sur mer, which is approximately 41.2km (25.6miles) away, and Terminus berck, located roughly 41.8km (26miles) from Picquigny.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Picquigny. The next good one is Lydd-on-Sea, which is only 86km (53.4miles) away from Picquigny. Another fun beach near Picquigny is Folkestone, 89.2km (55.4miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Picquigny?

The water temperature around Picquigny is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Picquigny?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Picquigny: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Picquigny...

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