Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Roncq, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Roncq...
Roncq is a coastal city in France.
It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 13387 people.
The water temperature around Roncq has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 5.7°C (42.2°F) in January up to 19.3°C (66.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Roncq 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 Roncq?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Roncq is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Roncq. The closest decent spot is Westende, which is just 32.5km (20.2miles) away from Roncq. Click here
to check out more information on Westende and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Roncq are Middelkerke
, which is roughly 32.6km (20.2miles) away, and Nieuwpoort
, located 32.7km (20.3miles) from Roncq.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Roncq. The closest decent beach is Ostend
, which is only 33km (20.5miles) away from Roncq. Another fun beach near Roncq is Bredene
, approximately 33.9km (21miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Roncq?
The water temperature around Roncq is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Roncq. However, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 6°C (42°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Roncq?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (42-51°F) during December, January, and February. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Roncq: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Roncq...
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