Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Plounevezel, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Plounevezel...
Plounevezel is a coastal city in France.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1046 people.
The water temperature around Plounevezel has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 9.5°C (49.1°F) in March up to 16°C (60.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Plounevezel 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 Plounevezel?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Plounevezel is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Plounevezel. A good spot nearby is Les Sables Blancs, which is about 27.4km (17miles) away from Plounevezel. Click here
to check out more information on Les Sables Blancs and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Plounevezel are Pors-ar-Villec
, which is roughly 27.4km (17miles) away, and Locquirec
, located 27.4km (17miles) from Plounevezel.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Plounevezel. One that might be worth checking out is Salcombe
, which is 134.1km (83.3miles) away from Plounevezel. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Torcross
, 135.9km (84.4miles) away from Plounevezel.
What wetsuit is needed for Plounevezel?
The water temperature around Plounevezel is pretty cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Plounevezel. However, during early spring, temperatures come down to roughly 10°C (49°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Plounevezel?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (49-58°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Plounevezel: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Plounevezel...
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