November in Biarritz is the beginning of the winter season and visitors are likely to find that the city is less crowded as most tourists have left the area for the season. While it is winter and certainly cooler than the summer, the weather is still very mild and can be quite enjoyable for sightseeing in Biarritz and the surrounding Basque country.
The average daily high temperature that can be expected in November is about 13°C (55°F). Of course this may vary and it could be a bit warmer or a bit cooler. Visitors are advised to check local weather forecasts for Biarritz prior to their arrival.
The average nightly low temperature will fall to around 7°C (45°F), meaning that any outdoor activities will require warm, insulated clothing for comfort.
November is the wettest month in the south western coastal region of Biarritz and visitors should expect 162mm (or nearly 6½ inches) of precipitation spanning 13 to 15 days of the month. On the non-rainy days, visitors can look forward to 5 to 6 hours of sustained sunshine.
The average sea temperature around Biarritz in November is 16°C (61°F).
November in Biarritz is a great month to catch a rugby game staring the Biarritz Olympique Pays Basque team (BOPB). They've got a great line up and do real justice to a tough sport. It's always exciting to catch a match in Biarritz, especially when they win and the town comes alive for the ensuing celebration.
Visitors may also like to check out the Biarritz Lighthouse, less than a kilometre form the city centre. After climbing the 248 steps to the top, visitors will be rewarded with a spectacular view of the coastline and of the town proper.
After the climb to the top and then back down again, visitors can continue to stroll along the Atalaye Plateau to the Port des Pêcheurs where they will find a variety of seafood restaurants serving up the freshest, finest seafood that Biarritz has to offer.
Of the 50+ hotels to be found in Biarritz, the Hotel Louisiane is one of the best in terms of value for the money and location. The hotel is centrally located in the city and is close to the beach, the casino and other attractions. Amenities include a large pool, free hotel-wide Wi-Fi access, LCD TV with satellite cable and free buffet breakfast, which incidentally can be delivered directly to the room upon request. The staff are also quite good at helping visitors plan their itineraries and making suggestions as to things to see and do in Biarritz.