Water and sea temperature in Saint-Pierre (21st October 2020)
The average sea temperature for Saint-Pierre today is 11°C
Average water/sea temperatures this week for Saint-Pierre
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Saint-Pierre?
The water temperature in Saint-Pierre is very cold. Consider a 5/4 mm to 5/4/3 mm full sealed and taped suit with boots, gloves and a hood particularly if you plan to be swimming for an extended period of time.
Please note: These are general guidelines based on today's average water temperature of 11°C in Saint-Pierre. If there are strong winds, cold air temperatures, you are engaging in activities with less movement or you get cold easily, you may want to consider a thicker wetsuit. consider a thicker wetsuit.
Information about our water / sea temperature data for Saint-Pierre
Our measurements for the water temperature in Saint-Pierre, Saint Pierre and Miquelon are provided by the daily sea surface temperature (SST) satellite readings from NOAA.
Please be aware that our water temperatures are based on open water averages. Actual sea surface water temperatures close to the shore at Saint-Pierre can vary by several degrees.
Weather patterns that can increase variation in water temperatures
Heavy rains, locations near river mouths and long periods of strong offshore winds can cause variations in ocean temperatures. Offshore winds cause the colder deep water to replace the surface water which has been warmed by the sun.
Whilst sea temperatures for Saint-Pierre are as accurate as current data allows, there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions and variations in sea depth.