Biarritz

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Biarritz
Biarritz-Plage.JPG
Coat of arms of Biarritz
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Bayonne
Intercommunality Agglomération Côte Basque-Adour
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Veunac
Area1 11.66 km2 (4.50 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 25,330
 • Density 2,172.4/km2 (5,626/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64122 /64200
Elevation 0–85 m (0–279 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Biarritz is a commune of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in the Basque Country.

It has an oceanic climate (Cfb in the Koeppen climate classification).