Beach Weather in Omaha Beach, Normandy, France

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Sea
13°
 
Sea
13°
 
Sea
13°
 
Sea
14°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
18°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
14°
 
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
63% 32% 51% 51% 79% 56% 5% 1%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13% 36% 7% 68% 60% 98% 100% 83%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.4mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11% 83% 100% 41% 100% 100% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 2.0mm 0.2mm
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
87% 96% 100% 74% 100% 100% 100% 46%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 13° 11°
55% 74% 88% 88% 55% 62% 63% 28%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Fri 8th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 10°
54% 28% 72% 96% 98% 86% 67% 85%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.1mm
Sat 9th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
99% 47% 9% 33% 83% 100% 86% 45%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
15
kmh
17
kmh
15
kmh
0.4m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
12.4s 6.8s 5.3s 4.5s 9.3s 10.6s 10.9s 11.0s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
22
kmh
19
kmh
24
kmh
32
kmh
35
kmh
45
kmh
22
kmh
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.9m
0.9m
1.4m
1.2m
9.0s 6.4s 5.6s 6.8s 7.1s 9.2s 9.8s 10.0s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20
kmh
21
kmh
21
kmh
21
kmh
26
kmh
30
kmh
21
kmh
25
kmh
0.9m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.9m
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
6.3s 9.6s 12.3s 13.4s 14.1s 14.2s 14.1s 13.5s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27
kmh
34
kmh
38
kmh
30
kmh
22
kmh
9
kmh
7
kmh
9
kmh
1.1m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.7m
0.5m
0.5m
13.1s 12.5s 12.1s 11.9s 11.7s 11.4s 11.2s 11.0s
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
15
kmh
19
kmh
21
kmh
23
kmh
25
kmh
26
kmh
30
kmh
0.5m
0.4m
0.6m
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
11.0s 12.4s 12.6s 12.5s 12.3s 12.2s 13.7s 13.8s
Fri 8th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26
kmh
24
kmh
21
kmh
21
kmh
24
kmh
24
kmh
27
kmh
37
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
1.1m
1.2m
1.1m
13.6s 13.7s 14.3s 14.4s 14.5s 13.5s 7.7s 5.1s
Sat 9th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
37
kmh
32
kmh
32
kmh
35
kmh
35
kmh
34
kmh
25
kmh
19
kmh
1.1m
1.3m
1.4m
1.5m
1.3m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
5.2s 5.2s 9.8s 12.1s 12.0s 7.2s 4.8s 8.9s
Sun 3rd March
2:03 AM 9:15 AM 2:29 PM 9:39 PM
6.20 2.50 6.00 2.70
Mon 4th March
2:58 AM 10:12 AM 3:39 PM 10:45 PM
5.90 2.80 5.60 3.10
Tue 5th March
4:20 AM 11:34 AM 5:16 PM
5.60 3.00 5.50
Wed 6th March
12:21 AM 5:54 AM 1:13 PM 6:45 PM
3.20 5.60 2.80 5.70
Thu 7th March
1:52 AM 7:12 AM 2:26 PM 7:52 PM
2.70 6.00 2.10 6.30
Fri 8th March
2:55 AM 8:12 AM 3:22 PM 8:45 PM
2.00 6.60 1.40 6.90
Sat 9th March
3:46 AM 9:02 AM 4:09 PM 9:31 PM
1.30 7.20 0.60 7.40
Sun 3rd March
0.1mm
12kmh W
42%
Mon 4th March
0.5mm
24kmh SSE
58%
Tue 5th March
2.4mm
21kmh SSW
79%
Wed 6th March
0.5mm
17kmh W
87%
Thu 7th March
13°
0.0mm
17kmh ESE
64%
Fri 8th March
12°
0.4mm
18kmh SE
73%
Sat 9th March
0.3mm
29kmh SSE
62%
Sun 10th March
0.3mm
19kmh E
70%
Mon 11th March
0.9mm
26kmh NNE
99%
Tue 12th March
0.1mm
24kmh ENE
81%
Wed 13th March
0.0mm
22kmh ENE
3%
Thu 14th March
0.0mm
19kmh E
5%
Fri 15th March
12°
0.0mm
11kmh ESE
4%
Sat 16th March
14°
0.0mm
7kmh SSE
20%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 10° which is too cold for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia. There will be 9 days of very light rain with an average of 0.6mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 53%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Omaha Beach, Normandy, France

Taking a holiday at Omaha Beach in Normandy, France, is a unique experience that offers a mix of relaxation, history, and adventure. This famous beach is located on the northern coast of France and played a significant role during World War II. Today, it is a popular destination for tourists who want to enjoy its beautiful coastline and immerse themselves in its rich history.

Beach Type

Omaha Beach is characterized by its coarse yellow sand and pebble shoreline. The beach stretches for approximately 5 miles (8 kilometers) along the Normandy coast. While it may not have powdery white sand or colorful reefs ideal for snorkeling or diving, the rugged beauty of Omaha Beach still makes it an appealing destination for beach lovers.

Beach Activities

  1. Historical tours: Due to its historical significance as one of the main landing sites during the D-Day invasion in 1944, guided tours around Omaha Beach and its surrounding areas are highly recommended. Visitors can explore various WWII sites like museums, cemeteries, and remnants of wartime fortifications.

  2. Beachcombing: The coarse sand and pebbles at Omaha Beach make it an interesting place for beachcombing. Visitors can find unique shells, sea glass, and even relics from WWII washed ashore.

  3. Watersports: Although Omaha Beach might not be ideal for snorkeling or diving due to its lack of reefs or rocks, visitors can still enjoy various watersports such as kayaking, sailing, windsurfing, paddleboarding or simply swimming in the refreshing waters of the English Channel.

  4. Hiking: The surrounding cliffs offer stunning panoramic views over Omaha Beach and are perfect for hiking enthusiasts who want to explore the beautiful landscape while learning about WWII history.

Accommodations

While there aren't many beach resorts directly on Omaha Beach itself due to its historical significance as a protected area, you will find several hotels and guesthouses nearby. Some popular options include:

  1. Hôtel Restaurant Le Mulberry
  2. Domaine De L'hostreiere
  3. Hôtel La Sapinière

Areas to Stay In

  1. Colleville-sur-Mer: This small village is located near Omaha Beach and offers a quiet and peaceful atmosphere for visitors. Staying here also provides easy access to the American Cemetery and Memorial.

  2. Vierville-sur-Mer: Another village close to Omaha Beach, Vierville-sur-Mer has a range of accommodations, restaurants, and shops catering to tourists.

  3. Bayeux: For those who prefer staying in a larger town with more amenities, Bayeux is only 12 miles (20 kilometers) away from Omaha Beach and offers a variety of hotels, restaurants, shops, and historical attractions like the famous Bayeux Tapestry.

Beach Amenities

Omaha Beach offers various amenities for visitors such as:

  1. Restrooms
  2. Parking spaces
  3. Restaurants and cafes nearby
  4. Historical sites and museums
  5. Watersports equipment rental services

A holiday at Omaha Beach in Normandy, France not only allows you to relax by the sea but also provides an opportunity to learn about the history of this significant location during World War II. Visitors can enjoy various beach activities while immersing themselves in an unforgettable experience that combines natural beauty with historical significance.

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