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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saint-Sylvain, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saint-Sylvain...

Saint-Sylvain is a coastal city in France. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 1242 people. The water temperature around Saint-Sylvain varies significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 6.3°C (43.4°F) in February up to 17.1°C (62.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Saint-Sylvain 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-Sylvain?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Saint-Sylvain is approximately:
11°C (52°F)

Are there surf spots close to Saint-Sylvain?

There are not too many surf spots close to Saint-Sylvain. The next good one is Luc sur mer, which is roughly 19.2km (13.6miles) away from Saint-Sylvain. Click here for directions and for more information on Luc sur mer and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Saint-Sylvain are Courseulles sur mer, which is approximately 21.9km (13.6miles) away, and Deauville, located 24.8km (15.4miles) from Saint-Sylvain.

Are there beaches near Saint-Sylvain?

No, not too many beaches are located close to Saint-Sylvain. The next good one is Ventnor, which is almost 114.9km (71.3miles) away from Saint-Sylvain. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Shanklin, 116.9km (72.6miles) away from Saint-Sylvain.

What wetsuit do I need for Saint-Sylvain?

The water temperature around Saint-Sylvain is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Saint-Sylvain. However, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of approximately 6°C (43°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Saint-Sylvain?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when water temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Saint-Sylvain: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Saint-Sylvain...

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