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

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

Roussay is a coastal city in France. It is a fairly small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 1060 people. The water temperature around Roussay has extreme variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 8.2°C (46.7°F) in February up to 19.9°C (67.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Roussay 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 Roussay?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Roussay is ca:
14°C (57°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Roussay. The next good one is Saint gilles croix de vie, which is roughly 49.9km (31.2miles) away from Roussay. Click here for directions and for more information on Saint gilles croix de vie and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Roussay are Les Dunes, which is 50.2km (31.2miles) away, and La Sauzaie, located approximately 50.3km (31.2miles) from Roussay.

Are there sandy beaches close to Roussay?

Not too many beaches are located close to Roussay. A good beach nearby is Ventnor, which is 242.3km (150.5miles) away from Roussay. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Shanklin, approximately 245km (152.2miles) away from Roussay.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Roussay?

The sea temperature around Roussay is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Roussay. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to 8°C (47°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing close to Roussay?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (47-56°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during fall when sea temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Roussay: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Roussay...

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