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

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

Vinca is a coastal city in France. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1826 people. The water temperature around Vinca changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.2°F) in February up to 21°C (69.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Vinca 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 Vinca?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Vinca is approximately:
14°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Vinca. A good spot nearby is Canet plage, which is about 26.2km (18.4miles) away from Vinca. Click here for directions and for more information on Canet plage and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Vinca are Collioure bay, which is 29.6km (18.4miles) away, and La Guillotine, located 63.7km (39.6miles) from Vinca.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Vinca. One beach, which is not too far away, is Saint-Cyprien, which is only 24.3km (15.1miles) away from Vinca. Another beach near Vinca is Canet-en-Roussillon, roughly 24.8km (15.4miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Vinca?

The water temperature around Vinca is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to 11°C (52°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Vinca?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Vinca: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Vinca...

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