Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saint-Esteve, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saint-Esteve...
Saint-Esteve is a coastal city in France.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 10403 people.
The water temperature around Saint-Esteve varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.2°F) in February up to 21°C (69.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Saint-Esteve 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 Saint-Esteve?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters around Saint-Esteve is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Saint-Esteve. The closest one is Canet plage, which is 9.9km (11miles) away from Saint-Esteve. Click here
to check out more information on Canet plage and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Saint-Esteve are Collioure bay
, which is ca 17.7km (11miles) away, and La Guillotine
, located approximately 49.6km (30.8miles) from Saint-Esteve.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are a few beautiful beaches in close proximity to Saint-Esteve. The nearest one is Canet-en-Roussillon
, which is just 8.4km (5.2miles) away from Saint-Esteve. Another fun beach near Saint-Esteve is Saint-Cyprien
, which is approximately 10.4km (6.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Saint-Esteve?
The sea temperature around Saint-Esteve 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 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to 11°C (52°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Saint-Esteve?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Saint-Esteve: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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