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Climate & Weather in France

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The French climate is generally temperate, with the exception of mountainous areas. There are hot summers and mild winters in the Mediterranean south. Northern France, including Paris, has a temperate climate warm summers, cold winters and rainfall throughout the year. The western coast, from the Loire valley to the Pyrenees, is milder and summer days are generally very hot.

Weather Averages in France


Paris
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature
39°F
C
40°F
C
45°F
C
50°F
10°C
57°F
14°C
62°F
17°C
67°F
19°C
67°F
19°C
61°F
16°C
53°F
12°C
44°F
C
41°F
C
Average High Temperature
43°F
C
45°F
C
51°F
11°C
57°F
14°C
64°F
18°C
70°F
21°C
75°F
24°C
75°F
24°C
69°F
21°C
59°F
15°C
49°F
C
45°F
C
Average Low Temperature
34°F
C
34°F
C
38°F
C
42°F
C
49°F
C
54°F
12°C
58°F
14°C
57°F
14°C
52°F
11°C
46°F
C
39°F
C
36°F
C
Highest Recorded Temperature
59°F
15°C
68°F
20°C
75°F
24°C
79°F
26°C
87°F
31°C
95°F
35°C
95°F
35°C
99°F
37°C
90°F
32°C
85°F
29°C
79°F
26°C
63°F
17°C
Lowest Recorded Temperature
F
-17°C
10°F
-12°C
21°F
-6°C
26°F
-3°C
32°F
C
39°F
C
41°F
C
43°F
C
41°F
C
28°F
-2°C
21°F
-6°C
14°F
-10°C
Average Number of Days With Precipitation
20
days
16
days
18
days
17
days
16
days
14
days
13
days
12
days
14
days
17
days
17
days
19
days
Average Number of Days With Precipitation
20
days
16
days
18
days
17
days
16
days
14
days
13
days
12
days
14
days
17
days
17
days
19
days


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