Nice weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Nice

The best time to visit in Nice in France is from June until September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Nice is 24°C in July and the lowest is 9°C in January. The water temperature is between 14°C and 26°C. The weather and climate of Nice is suitable for a city trip.

Nice has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Nice or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Nice by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 9 9 12 14 17 21 24 24 21 18 14 10
Water temp. (°C) 15 14 14 16 21 26 26 26 24 22 20 17
Precipitation (mm) 35 50 43 44 42 47 39 25 29 63 88 40

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14 day weather forecast Nice

The weather for in Nice will be 20° till 18° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 20 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
15°
21° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Thursday 21 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
16°
21° 2.2 mm 70% 1 m/s 2
Friday 22 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
15°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Saturday 23 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
12°
21° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
11°
21° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
11°
21° 0.1 mm 10% 2 m/s 3
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
12°
21° 0.6 mm 40% 1 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
11°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
12°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
12°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
13°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
13°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
13°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
13°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0

Climate Nice

Nice has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Nice is 16° degrees and there is about 545 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 160 days a year with an average humidity of 71% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Nice

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 9 9 12 14 17 21 24 24 21 18 14 10
Night temp. (°C) 6 5 7 10 13 17 19 20 17 14 10 7
Water temp. (°C) 15 14 14 16 21 26 26 26 24 22 20 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 35 50 43 44 42 47 39 25 29 63 88 40
Days with rain 11 11 11 16 16 15 15 11 12 10 12 9
Days with snow - 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Dry days 20 16 20 14 15 15 16 20 18 21 18 22
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 7 9 11 12 12 12 12 10 7 7 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3
UV-index 3 3 4 4 5 6 6 6 5 4 3 3

Nice weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Nice? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Nice?

Nice is located in France. It lies in a straight line at 638 miles from London.

The coordinates of Nice are:

  • Latitude: 43.713644
  • Longitude: 7.25952

The GPS coordinates are 43° 42' N, 7° 15' E

How long is the flight to Nice?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Nice is approximately 1 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Nice?

These are the airports closests to Nice:

  • Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport (4 mi) – Nice
  • Cuneo International Airport (60 mi) – Cuneo
  • Marseille Provence Airport (104 mi) – Marseille

How many inhabitants are there in Nice?

Nice has approximately 927,000 inhabitants.

How big is Nice?

The area of Nice is around 2,814 mi².

What is the currency of Nice?

In Nice the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 20 October 2021

  • 1 Euro = 1.12 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.90 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 11.16 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 8.96 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 111.62 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 89.59 Euro

What is the area code of Nice?

The area code to call Nice is +33.