Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pugnac, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pugnac...
Pugnac is a coastal city in France.
It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2056 people.
The water temperature around Pugnac varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 10.7°C (51.2°F) in February up to 21.1°C (69.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pugnac 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 Pugnac?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters close to Pugnac is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Pugnac. A spot that might be worth checking out is Mascaret St Pardon, which is about 14.7km (21.1miles) away from Pugnac. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Mascaret St Pardon and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Pugnac are Carcans
, which is 34km (21.1miles) away, and Hourtin Plage
, located roughly 34.4km (21.4miles) from Pugnac.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Pugnac. A good beach nearby is Magdalena
, which is 155.7km (96.7miles) away from Pugnac. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit El Sardinero
, roughly 199.2km (123.7miles) away from Pugnac.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Pugnac?
The water temperature around Pugnac 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 feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 11°C (51°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Pugnac?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (51-60°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Pugnac: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Pugnac...
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