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Best time to visit, climate and weather France

Best time to visit France

Best time to visit France

The best time to visit France is from april until october, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in France is 28° in july and the lowest is 9° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in France or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate France

Climate data from: Paris
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
13° 14° 19° 21° 23° 28° 26° 23° 19° 13° 10°
MM
rain
32 mm 30 mm 29 mm 16 mm 27 mm 32 mm 37 mm 25 mm 16 mm 18 mm 29 mm 41 mm
Snow
days
3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Holiday France

Holiday France

Hotels and apartments in France

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Climate France

Climate France

Climate France per Month
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France there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the temperate oceanic climate, hot-summer mediterranean climate and warm-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for France is 15° degrees and there is about 332 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 185 days a year with an average humidity of 79% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
13° 14° 19° 21° 23° 28° 26° 23° 19° 13° 10°
Night
min °C
12° 14° 14° 12°
MM
rain
32 mm 30 mm 29 mm 16 mm 27 mm 32 mm 37 mm 25 mm 16 mm 18 mm 29 mm 41 mm
Rain
days
15 12 11 12 13 14 15 12 9 10 11 14
Snow
days
3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dry
days
13 13 19 18 18 16 16 19 21 21 19 15
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
2 2 3 3 4 5 5 5 4 3 2 2
 

Climate France january

On average, it is maximum 9° in january in France and at least around 1° degrees. In january there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in France and on average, it snows 3 days in january.

Climate France february

On average, it is maximum 13° in february in France and at least around 2° degrees. In february there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in France and on average, it snows 3 days in february.

Climate France march

On average, it is maximum 14° in march in France and at least around 4° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in France and on average, it snows 1 day in march.

Climate France april

On average, it is maximum 19° in april in France and at least around 6° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in France.

Climate France may

On average, it is maximum 21° in may in France and at least around 9° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in France.

Climate France june

On average, it is maximum 23° in june in France and at least around 12° degrees. In june there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in France.

Climate France july

On average, it is maximum 28° in july in France and at least around 14° degrees. In july there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in France.

Climate France august

On average, it is maximum 26° in august in France and at least around 14° degrees. In august there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in France.

Climate France september

On average, it is maximum 23° in september in France and at least around 12° degrees. In september there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in France.

Climate France october

On average, it is maximum 19° in october in France and at least around 9° degrees. In october there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in France.

Climate France november

On average, it is maximum 13° in november in France and at least around 6° degrees. In november there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in France.

Climate France december

On average, it is maximum 10° in december in France and at least around 3° degrees. In december there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in France and on average, it snows 2 days in december.

14 day weather forecast France

14 day weather forecast France

The weather for Paris in France will be 23° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for France is based on the weather in Paris.

Weather forecast this week
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Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
  Bewolkt Broken wolken Broken wolken Broken wolken Broken wolken Light doucheregen Gespreide bewolking
Max (°C) 23° 23° 21° 22° 19° 16° 16°
Min (°C) 12° 13° 12° 11° 14° 12°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0.1
mm
0.4
mm
0
mm
3.9
mm
7.8
mm
2.9
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 15% 10% 0% 45% 60% 35%
UV-index
UV-index 4 6 5 5 3 3 8

Weather forecast next week
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Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
Mo
3 Jun
Tu
4 Jun
We
5 Jun
  Broken wolken Bewolkt Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 16° 17° 20° 22° 26° 28° 29°
Min (°C) 10° 13° 11° 13° 16° 18°
Rainfall (mm) 1.4
mm
1.7
mm
2.3
mm
0.8
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 20% 25% 30% 15% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 4 3 7 9 9 7 9
About France

About France

France is in the continental part Europa and the capital is Paris. The total surface is 675.417 km² with 3.427 km of coastline and the population consists of 67.247.000 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 3x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call France you have to use +33 or 0033 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +335012457809 or 00335012457809.

France is in a straight line at 611 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 2 hour and 05 min. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 459 km from London to the capital city Paris and you are about 5 hour and 50 minutes on your way without stops and delay..

Islands France

Islands France

Time difference France

Time difference France

In France it is now 21:46 o’clock in the evening on thursday 23 may 2019. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of France is Europe/Paris and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Currency France

Currency France

In France the Europese Euro is used to pay.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

Vaccinations France

Vaccinations France

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in France.

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