Before the school year starts, some beaches in France are very popular in September. For those starting their vacation at this time, here are the sites where the sea is very warm.
Contrary to what one might believe, you don’t need to leave France to go swimming in the sea in September. At a time when most French people are preparing for the start of the school year, the lucky ones can go to the beaches of the Mediterranean, Corsica, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur or Occitanie and enjoy the water again. Heat in these areas. Update on 10 French beaches where you can swim without catching a cold.
Palombaggia Beach (Corsica)
Ranked as one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, the lucky ones can head to the beauty island for a swim in its even warmer waters at this time of year.
The Palombaggia coast in southern Corsica reaches an average temperature of 23.4 degrees Celsius in September.
Beaches of Lavezzi Islands (Corsica)
Thirty minutes by boat from the town of Bonifacio, the Lavezzi Islands archipelago is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the region.
With its fine sand and turquoise water, the temperature in September is still 23.3°C.
Propriano Beach (Corsica)
This is essential Southern Corsica Located on the Gulf of Ajaccio.
This seaside resort is best in September as it knows how to maximize its natural assets on its 4km wild beach. The water temperature averages 23 degrees Celsius, perfect for a calm sea bath.
If you plan to visit the principality of Monaco in September, the waters of its only beach are still pleasant with summer temperatures.
Located on Avenue Princesse de Grace, it is made up of two coves and a mixture of fine sand and small gravel.
Beaches of Nice (Alpes-Maritimes)
Nice is the only city in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region that offers many beaches to visitors. In fact, 3.8 km of beaches stretch along the Promenade des Anglais.
Unfortunately, for fans of fine sand, this is not the right place, as they are mainly filled with pebbles. However, the water temperature is pleasant in September with an average temperature of 22.1 degrees Celsius.
Beaches of Antibes (Alpes-Maritimes)
The sandy beaches of Antibes (Alpes-Maritimes) are accessible from its port. Like Nice, Antibes is full of pebbly beaches, with deep and cool waters.
To swim in the warm water of around 22 degrees Celsius, it is better to opt for sandy beaches when leaving the old town of Antibes.
Bandol Beach (var)
The city’s largest sandy beach is Renegros. By mid-September, the summer crowds disappear and the sea regains its beautiful blue hues and golden sand.
This bay below the city center allows you to avoid all the noise pollution and enjoy the water at a temperature of 21.7°C.
The main beach of Cassis is the large sea, easily accessible, located in the center of the city and at the foot of the old medieval castle.
Vacationers can enjoy supervised swimming and water with an average temperature of 21.7°C in September.
Palavas-les-Flotes Beach (Herald)
Palavas Beach is one of the oldest seaside resorts located near Montpellier.
It offers more than 7 km of beach for the family with sports facilities. In September, the water temperature is still around 21.5°C.
The reputation of Sète beaches is well established. Accessible on foot from the city centre, the beaches of this heralded city offer stunning landscapes with a breathtaking coastline.
In 2022, Sète again received the Blue Flag for six of its beaches (Lazaret, Fontaine, Lido, Baleine, 3 Digues and Castellas). What better way to enjoy the end of summer than swimming in the 21 degree Celsius water.
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