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

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

Riez is a coastal city in France. It is a fairly dense town close to the ocean with a population of 1787 people. The water temperature around Riez varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.2°C (55.7°F) in March up to 22.6°C (72.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Riez 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 Riez?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters around Riez is ca:
14°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Riez. A good spot nearby is Alassio, which is more than 104.2km (64.7miles) away from Riez. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Alassio and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Palavas les Flots, which is ca 109.9km (68.3miles) away from Riez. Another good surfspot is Palavas les Flots, located ca 109.9km (68.3miles) from Riez.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are not many beaches in close proximity to Riez. A good beach nearby is Bora Bora, which is just 56.7km (35.2miles) away from Riez. Another fun beach near Riez is Ventimiglia, which is ca 75.6km (46.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Riez?

The sea temperature around Riez is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°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 feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Riez. However, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to nearly 13°C (56°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Riez?

Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish which 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 Riez: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Riez...

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