Beach Weather in Glenan Islands, Brittany, France

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Sea
12°
 
Sea
11°
 
Sea
11°
 
Sea
11°
 
Sea
12°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
12°
 
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 11° 11° 12° 12° 12° 12°
100% 74% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 88%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 11° 11°
99% 83% 100% 100% 100% 100% 76% 54%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 3.5mm 2.5mm 1.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 10°
66% 100% 100% 100% 60% 71% 53% 100%
0.0mm 3.1mm 1.0mm 0.4mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.7mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
100% 59% 80% 14% 86% 83% 22% 11%
0.2mm 0.1mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 11°
82% 89% 86% 52% 86% 42% 75% 100%
0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.4mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 10°
83% 68% 67% 60% 55% 84% 90% 82%
0.2mm 0.2mm 0.2mm 0.4mm 0.4mm 0.6mm 0.4mm 0.3mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 10° 10°
78% 42% 66% 31% 8% 26% 36% 63%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
12
kmh
9
kmh
12
kmh
15
kmh
19
kmh
20
kmh
20
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
10.1s 3.7s 11.7s 4.7s 11.2s 11.0s 10.8s 10.5s
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
25
kmh
25
kmh
33
kmh
32
kmh
41
kmh
39
kmh
31
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.8m
1.0m
1.1m
1.0m
1.0m
10.4s 10.3s 10.2s 10.1s 5.4s 5.8s 7.9s 10.1s
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
36
kmh
55
kmh
52
kmh
42
kmh
45
kmh
51
kmh
52
kmh
37
kmh
0.8m
1.5m
1.4m
0.9m
1.1m
1.4m
1.4m
0.9m
10.3s 10.3s 10.3s 9.3s 8.8s 9.0s 9.2s 15.2s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28
kmh
17
kmh
17
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
15
kmh
21
kmh
16
kmh
0.6m
1.3m
1.2m
1.0m
0.9m
0.8m
0.6m
0.5m
9.2s 8.8s 8.3s 7.9s 7.9s 8.3s 8.3s 8.3s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
8
kmh
19
kmh
21
kmh
24
kmh
21
kmh
24
kmh
36
kmh
0.4m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
0.9m
1.0m
1.1m
8.3s 10.9s 9.2s 10.2s 10.1s 10.8s 10.5s 10.4s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
34
kmh
28
kmh
26
kmh
25
kmh
24
kmh
16
kmh
23
kmh
21
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.3m
0.5m
1.3m
1.7m
1.6m
1.4m
8.3s 7.8s 8.2s 9.3s 13.9s 12.7s 11.1s 12.9s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21
kmh
18
kmh
10
kmh
4
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
14
kmh
1.3m
1.4m
1.3m
1.0m
1.3m
1.5m
1.0m
0.7m
13.4s 13.0s 12.7s 12.5s 12.2s 11.9s 11.9s 12.0s
Wed 28th February
12:47 AM 6:33 AM 1:06 PM 6:47 PM
1.10 4.70 1.10 4.50
Thu 29th February
1:17 AM 7:02 AM 1:37 PM 7:17 PM
1.20 4.50 1.30 4.30
Fri 1st March
1:50 AM 7:34 AM 2:11 PM 7:50 PM
1.30 4.30 1.50 4.10
Sat 2nd March
2:27 AM 8:11 AM 2:50 PM 8:30 PM
1.50 4.10 1.70 3.90
Sun 3rd March
3:14 AM 9:01 AM 3:41 PM 9:29 PM
1.80 3.80 2.00 3.70
Mon 4th March
4:15 AM 10:21 AM 4:51 PM 11:05 PM
2.00 3.60 2.10 3.60
Tue 5th March
5:38 AM 12:10 PM 6:19 PM
2.00 3.60 2.10
Wed 28th February
12°
0.4mm
20kmh WSW
95%
Thu 29th February
11°
7.5mm
29kmh NW
89%
Fri 1st March
10°
5.8mm
51kmh W
81%
Sat 2nd March
0.7mm
11kmh NNW
56%
Sun 3rd March
10°
0.9mm
25kmh W
76%
Mon 4th March
10°
2.7mm
27kmh WSW
73%
Tue 5th March
10°
0.1mm
12kmh SSW
43%
Wed 6th March
10°
0.0mm
33kmh SE
49%
Thu 7th March
10°
0.0mm
51kmh ESE
23%
Fri 8th March
11°
0.1mm
39kmh S
63%
Sat 9th March
12°
0.0mm
36kmh SE
50%
Sun 10th March
12°
0.0mm
39kmh E
59%
Mon 11th March
12°
0.1mm
25kmh ENE
78%
Tue 12th March
10°
0.0mm
28kmh NE
80%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 11° which is too cold for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 10° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit. There will be 9 days of light rain with an average of 2.0mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 65%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Glenan Islands don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Glenan Islands, Brittany, France

Imagine yourself on a dream holiday at the beautiful Glenan Islands, located in Brittany, France. This picturesque archipelago consists of nine main islands and numerous islets, offering an idyllic setting for a beach getaway. Surrounded by the crystal-clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean, the Glenan Islands boast stunning landscapes, pristine beaches, and a plethora of activities to enjoy.

Beach Type

The beaches on the Glenan Islands vary from powdery white sand to coarse sand and pebbles. Some areas also have rocky shores lined with lush vegetation. The combination of sand and rocks makes these beaches perfect for both relaxation and exploration. The presence of rocks and nearby reefs attract a diverse range of marine life, making snorkeling and diving especially interesting in these areas.

Beach Activities

While visiting the Glenan Islands, there are several beach activities that you should definitely try:

  1. Snorkeling and Diving: Thanks to the rocky terrain and nearby reefs, the Glenan Islands are home to a variety of marine life, providing excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving.
  2. Sailing: The calm waters surrounding the islands make sailing a popular activity among both beginners and experienced sailors.
  3. Kayaking: Explore hidden coves or journey between islands by kayak – it's an excellent way to take in the breathtaking views.
  4. Beachcombing: Stroll along the shoreline and collect shells or simply enjoy the peaceful atmosphere.
  5. Birdwatching: The islands are home to several bird species such as puffins, gannets, guillemots, terns, etc., making it an ideal destination for birdwatchers.

Accommodations

Though there aren't any hotels or resorts directly on the Glenan Islands due to their preserved natural environment status; however, you can find plenty of accommodation options nearby in towns such as Concarneau or Fouesnant. These areas offer a variety of hotels, B&Bs, and vacation rentals suitable for all budgets.

Areas to Stay In

  1. Concarneau: This historic town is located just a short boat ride away from the Glenan Islands and offers plenty of accommodation options. The town has a rich maritime history and features the famous Ville Close (walled city) which is worth exploring.
  2. Fouesnant: A charming seaside resort town, Fouesnant is another excellent base for exploring the Glenan Islands. Here you can find a range of accommodation options as well as restaurants and shops.
  3. Bénodet: Located at the mouth of the Odet River, Bénodet is another popular destination for visitors to the region. Known for its beautiful beaches and thalassotherapy center, it provides an ideal spot to relax after a day spent exploring the Glenan Islands.

Beach Amenities

While visiting the Glenan Islands, be prepared for limited amenities due to their preserved natural status. It's essential to bring your own beach equipment such as chairs, umbrellas, towels, and snorkeling gear. There are no permanent facilities on the islands; however, during peak season (July-August), you may find temporary food stalls offering snacks and refreshments.

Remember to carry sunscreen and water with you while visiting these pristine islands in Brittany, France!

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