Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saint-Martin-de-Re, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saint-Martin-de-Re...
Saint-Martin-de-Re is a coastal city in France.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2812 people.
The water temperature around Saint-Martin-de-Re changes dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.8°C (46.1°F) in February up to 19.9°C (67.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (57°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Saint-Martin-de-Re 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-Martin-de-Re?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Saint-Martin-de-Re is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Saint-Martin-de-Re. The closest one is La Tranche sur Mer, which is 10.2km (6.5miles) away from Saint-Martin-de-Re. Click here
to check out more information on La Tranche sur Mer and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Saint-Martin-de-Re are Le Phare du Groin du Cou
, which is approximately 10.4km (6.5miles) away, and La Terriere
, located approximately 11.7km (7.3miles) from Saint-Martin-de-Re.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Saint-Martin-de-Re?
No, not many beaches are located near to Saint-Martin-de-Re. The next good beach is Magdalena
, which is almost 206.3km (128.1miles) away from Saint-Martin-de-Re. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out El Sardinero
, approximately 224.4km (139.4miles) away from Saint-Martin-de-Re.
What wetsuit is recommended for Saint-Martin-de-Re?
The water temperature around Saint-Martin-de-Re 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 recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Saint-Martin-de-Re. However, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to nearly 8°C (46°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some 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 better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Saint-Martin-de-Re?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Saint-Martin-de-Re: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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