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

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

Pierrelatte is a coastal city in France. It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 12691 people. The water temperature around Pierrelatte changes significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 11.5°C (52.6°F) in February up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pierrelatte 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 Pierrelatte?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Pierrelatte is about:
22°C (72°F)

Are there surf spots near Pierrelatte?

There are not too many surf spots close to Pierrelatte. A spot, which is not too far away, is Palavas les Flots, which is just 70.1km (61.3miles) away from Pierrelatte. Click here for directions and for more information on Palavas les Flots and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Pierrelatte are La Guillotine, which is approximately 98.7km (61.3miles) away, and Canet plage, located roughly 143.4km (89.1miles) from Pierrelatte.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Pierrelatte. One that might be worth checking out is Bora Bora, which is almost 134.6km (83.6miles) away from Pierrelatte. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Canet-en-Roussillon, which is 144km (89.4miles) away from Pierrelatte.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Pierrelatte?

The water temperature around Pierrelatte is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°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 might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 11°C (53°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Pierrelatte?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Pierrelatte: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Pierrelatte...

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