Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saint-Martin-du-Var, France
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saint-Martin-du-Var...
Saint-Martin-du-Var is a coastal city in France.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2283 people.
The water temperature around Saint-Martin-du-Var varies 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 shown in the graph 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-Martin-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-Martin-du-Var?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Saint-Martin-du-Var is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Saint-Martin-du-Var. A spot, which is not too far away, is Alassio, which is just 50.5km (33.3miles) away from Saint-Martin-du-Var. Click here
for more information on Alassio and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Saint-Martin-du-Var are Albenga
, which is approximately 53.6km (33.3miles) away, and Finale Ligure
, located roughly 62km (38.5miles) from Saint-Martin-du-Var.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Saint-Martin-du-Var. The closest decent beach is Bora Bora
, which is only 11km (6.8miles) away from Saint-Martin-du-Var. Another beach near Saint-Martin-du-Var is Ventimiglia
, which is approximately 20.9km (13miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Saint-Martin-du-Var?
The water temperature around Saint-Martin-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 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Saint-Martin-du-Var. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 13°C (56°F). During this time, a 3-4mm 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 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-Martin-du-Var?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Saint-Martin-du-Var: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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