The best times to visit Chalons-en-Champagne for ideal weather are

May 21st to October 7th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Chalons-en-Champagne Travel Info

Weather in Chalons-en-Champagne


Average temperatures in Chalons-en-Champagne vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 41st percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Chalons-en-Champagne, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 82.4°F (28°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 59.2°F (15.1°C) at night.

Chalons-en-Champagne Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Chalons-en-Champagne Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Chalons-en-Champagne Perceived Temperature (F)


Chalons-en-Champagne Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Chalons-en-Champagne Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 43.6 38.4 33.2
Feb 42.8 36.3 30.5
Mar 56.3 45.7 36.1
Apr 60.3 50.2 40.3
May 66.4 56.2 46.5
Jun 73 62.2 51.6
Jul 78.6 67.3 57.1
Aug 77.2 65.7 55.1
Sep 69 58.6 49.1
Oct 61.1 53.1 46.4
Nov 51 45.4 39.8
Dec 46.8 41.4 36.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 6.4 3.6 0.7
Feb 6 2.4 -0.8
Mar 13.5 7.6 2.3
Apr 15.7 10.1 4.6
May 19.1 13.4 8.1
Jun 22.8 16.8 10.9
Jul 25.9 19.6 13.9
Aug 25.1 18.7 12.8
Sep 20.6 14.8 9.5
Oct 16.2 11.7 8
Nov 10.6 7.4 4.3
Dec 8.2 5.2 2.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Chalons-en-Champagne are March, February, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid April. For example, on the week of April 9th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early May with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of April 30th.

When can you find snow in Chalons-en-Champagne? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Chalons-en-Champagne.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Chalons-en-Champagne (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 18% 0 1.6
Feb 13% 0 1
Mar 9% 0 0.8
Apr 16% 0 1.6
May 23% 0 2.1
Jun 18% 0 1.6
Jul 14% 0 1.6
Aug 16% 0 2.2
Sep 16% 0 1.9
Oct 26% 0 3.4
Nov 19% 0 2.3
Dec 22% 0 2.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 18 0 4.1
Feb 13 0 2.5
Mar 9 0 2
Apr 16 0 4.1
May 23 0 5.3
Jun 18 0 4.1
Jul 14 0 4.1
Aug 16 0 5.6
Sep 16 0 4.8
Oct 26 0 8.6
Nov 19 0 5.8
Dec 22 0 5.6


Humidity and Wind

Chalons-en-Champagne has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (60.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (88.6%).

Wind in Chalons-en-Champagne is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by February and January. December’s average wind speed of around 10.7 knots (12.3 MPH or 19.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early February where average top sustained speeds reach 18.3 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Chalons-en-Champagne.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 9.6 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Feb 10 Gentle breeze 15.6 Significant breeze
Mar 7.8 Gentle breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Apr 8.4 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
May 8.1 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Jun 7.7 Gentle breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Jul 7.5 Gentle breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Aug 7.3 Gentle breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Sep 7.3 Gentle breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Oct 8.2 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Nov 9.1 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Dec 10.7 Gentle breeze 15.9 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 88.6%
Feb 79.2%
Mar 68.8%
Apr 63.6%
May 68.4%
Jun 64.9%
Jul 61.6%
Aug 60.8%
Sep 70.3%
Oct 82.2%
Nov 87.6%
Dec 86.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Chalons-en-Champagne?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for France; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 24, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Chalons-en-Champagne, France is May, followed by January and July. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Chalons-en-Champagne in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 53.9 in December means 53.9% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Chalons-en-Champagne Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 70.8°F (21.6°C) and 49.4°F (9.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 4 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Chalons-en-Champagne, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 73°F (22.8°C) and 45.6°F (7.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 8 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Chalons-en-Champagne to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.4°F (9.7°C) and 37.8°F (3.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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