Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saint-Laurent-du-Var, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saint-Laurent-du-Var...
Saint-Laurent-du-Var is a coastal city in France.
It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 29516 people.
The water temperature around Saint-Laurent-du-Var changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.2°C (55.7°F) in February up to 24.4°C (75.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Saint-Laurent-du-Var 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-Laurent-du-Var?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Saint-Laurent-du-Var is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Saint-Laurent-du-Var. The closest decent spot is Alassio, which is just 54.7km (36miles) away from Saint-Laurent-du-Var. Click here
for directions and for more information on Alassio and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Saint-Laurent-du-Var are Albenga
, which is ca 58km (36miles) away, and Finale Ligure
, located 67.2km (41.7miles) from Saint-Laurent-du-Var.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Saint-Laurent-du-Var. The closest decent beach is Bora Bora
, which is just 1.7km (1miles) away from Saint-Laurent-du-Var. Another beach near Saint-Laurent-du-Var is Ventimiglia
, roughly 23.1km (14.3miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Saint-Laurent-du-Var?
The water temperature around Saint-Laurent-du-Var is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Saint-Laurent-du-Var?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Saint-Laurent-du-Var: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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