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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Portel-des-Corbieres, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Portel-des-Corbieres...

Portel-des-Corbieres is a coastal city in France. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 1119 people. The water temperature around Portel-des-Corbieres varies dramatically year round. The temperature ranges from 11.4°C (52.5°F) in February up to 21.7°C (71.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Portel-des-Corbieres 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 Portel-des-Corbieres?

The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Portel-des-Corbieres is about:
22°C (71°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Portel-des-Corbieres. A good spot nearby is Canet plage, which is just 25km (19.3miles) away from Portel-des-Corbieres. Click here for more information on Canet plage and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Portel-des-Corbieres are La Guillotine, which is roughly 31km (19.3miles) away, and Collioure bay, located roughly 37.2km (23.1miles) from Portel-des-Corbieres.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are not many beaches close to Portel-des-Corbieres. A good beach nearby is Canet-en-Roussillon, which is only 24.2km (15.1miles) away from Portel-des-Corbieres. Another beautiful beach near Portel-des-Corbieres is Saint-Cyprien, which is approximately 30.2km (18.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Portel-des-Corbieres?

The sea temperature around Portel-des-Corbieres is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required 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 scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to nearly 11°C (53°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Portel-des-Corbieres?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Portel-des-Corbieres: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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