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

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

Villegailhenc is a coastal city in France. It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1517 people. The water temperature around Villegailhenc varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 11.4°C (52.5°F) in February up to 21.7°C (71.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Villegailhenc 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 Villegailhenc?

The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Villegailhenc is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Villegailhenc. A spot, which is not too far away, is Canet plage, which is just 52.5km (34.1miles) away from Villegailhenc. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Canet plage and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Villegailhenc are La Guillotine, which is ca 54.8km (34.1miles) away, and Collioure bay, located roughly 63.4km (39.4miles) from Villegailhenc.

Are there beaches near by?

There are not many beaches in close proximity to Villegailhenc. The closest decent beach is Canet-en-Roussillon, which is just 51.2km (31.8miles) away from Villegailhenc. Another nice beach near Villegailhenc is Saint-Cyprien, which is roughly 55.8km (34.7miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Villegailhenc?

The sea temperature around Villegailhenc is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 11°C (53°F). During this season, a 3-4mm 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 good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Villegailhenc?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Villegailhenc: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Villegailhenc...

Do you know what the the city Admannshagen-Bargeshagen in Germany, the city Gonnoi in Greece, and the city Casteldelci in Italy have in common with Villegailhenc? Click on the links to find out...