Lège-Cap-Ferret

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Lège-Cap-Ferret
Skyline of Lège-Cap-Ferret
Coat of arms of Lège-Cap-Ferret
Coat of arms
Location of Lège-Cap-Ferret
Lège-Cap-Ferret is located in France
Lège-Cap-Ferret
Lège-Cap-Ferret
Lège-Cap-Ferret is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Lège-Cap-Ferret
Lège-Cap-Ferret
Coordinates: 44°47′38″N 1°08′43″W / 44.7939°N 1.1453°W / 44.7939; -1.1453Coordinates: 44°47′38″N 1°08′43″W / 44.7939°N 1.1453°W / 44.7939; -1.1453
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentGironde
ArrondissementArcachon
CantonAndernos-les-Bains
IntercommunalityBassin d'Arcachon Nord Atlantique
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Michel Sammarcelli
Area
1
93.62 km2 (36.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
8,475
 • Density91/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
33236 /33950
Elevation0–43 m (0–141 ft)
(avg. 11 m or 36 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lège-Cap-Ferret is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France. The commune stretches along the length of the Cap Ferret peninsula, from the village of Lège in the north to the point of Cap Ferret in the south.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19623,605—    
19684,232+17.4%
19754,318+2.0%
19824,981+15.4%
19905,564+11.7%
19996,307+13.4%
20087,396+17.3%

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Lège-Cap-Ferret (1961–1990)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 10.2
(50.4)
11.6
(52.9)
13.5
(56.3)
15.9
(60.6)
19.1
(66.4)
22.0
(71.6)
24.7
(76.5)
24.5
(76.1)
22.9
(73.2)
19.1
(66.4)
13.9
(57.0)
10.8
(51.4)
17.4
(63.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 7.3
(45.1)
8.3
(46.9)
9.8
(49.6)
12.1
(53.8)
15.1
(59.2)
18.1
(64.6)
20.5
(68.9)
20.5
(68.9)
18.7
(65.7)
15.4
(59.7)
10.6
(51.1)
7.9
(46.2)
13.7
(56.7)
Average low °C (°F) 4.4
(39.9)
5.1
(41.2)
6.1
(43.0)
8.2
(46.8)
11.2
(52.2)
14.1
(57.4)
16.3
(61.3)
16.4
(61.5)
14.5
(58.1)
11.6
(52.9)
7.4
(45.3)
5.0
(41.0)
10.0
(50.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 88.2
(3.47)
75.1
(2.96)
66.4
(2.61)
64.7
(2.55)
66.8
(2.63)
47.1
(1.85)
38.1
(1.50)
53.0
(2.09)
74.4
(2.93)
83.2
(3.28)
93.1
(3.67)
95.5
(3.76)
845.6
(33.29)
Average relative humidity (%) 88 85 81 80 79 80 78 79 80 84 87 88 82.4
Mean monthly sunshine hours 90.8 113.2 171.4 201.0 233.7 258.4 287.2 260.0 212.5 170.6 109.6 88.1 2,196.5
Source: Infoclimat.fr[2]

International relations[edit]

The commune is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Normes et records 1961-1990: Lège - Cap Ferret (33) - altitude 9m" (in French). Infoclimat. Retrieved December 28, 2015.