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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vanthrax, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vanthrax...

Vanthrax is a surf spot in France. The water temperature around Vanthrax changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 11.3°C (52.4°F) in March up to 22.5°C (72.5°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 Vanthrax 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 at Vanthrax?

The current water temperature in the month of December at Vanthrax is ca:
0°C (32°F)

Are there any other surf spots in close proximity to Vanthrax?

Yes, there are other surf spots close to Vanthrax. The closest one is Les deux jumeaux, which is 1km (0.6miles) away from Vanthrax. Click here to check out more information on Les deux jumeaux and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Vanthrax is Hendaye, which is ca 1.3km (0.8miles) away.

Are there white sand beaches close by?

There are not too many beaches close to Vanthrax. A beach that might be worth checking out is Magdalena, which is 34km (21.1miles) away from Vanthrax. Another nice beach near Vanthrax is Salinas, 74.7km (46.4miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Vanthrax?

The sea temperature at Vanthrax is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 11°C (52°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Vanthrax?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Vanthrax: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Vanthrax...

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