The best times to visit Huez for ideal weather are

April 23rd to October 21st

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

 

 


Other Huez Travel Info

Weather in Huez

Temperature

Average temperatures in Huez 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 less temperate than some — in the 35th 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 Huez, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 84.1°F (28.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.2°F (15.7°C) at night.

Huez Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Huez Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Huez Perceived Temperature (F)

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Huez Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Huez 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan44.636.429.9
Feb46.937.329.9
Mar58.946.536.4
Apr68.755.744.2
May72.860.550
Jun79.967.556.7
Jul83.170.559.3
Aug82.469.358.4
Sep74.662.252.2
Oct65.254.245.8
Nov53.64436.6
Dec45.43730.4

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan72.4-1.2
Feb8.32.9-1.2
Mar14.98.12.4
Apr20.413.26.8
May22.715.810
Jun26.619.713.7
Jul28.421.415.2
Aug2820.714.7
Sep23.716.811.2
Oct18.412.37.7
Nov126.72.6
Dec7.42.8-0.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Huez are October, July, and then April. 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 March. For example, on the week of March 12th 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 Huez? 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 Huez.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Huez (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan23%03.3
Feb21%02.4
Mar20%02.5
Apr18%02.1
May27%04.2
Jun20%03
Jul18%03.8
Aug19%03.1
Sep18%02.7
Oct17%02.6
Nov23%04
Dec25%03.3

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2308.4
Feb2106.1
Mar2006.4
Apr1805.3
May27010.7
Jun2007.6
Jul1809.7
Aug1907.9
Sep1806.9
Oct1706.6
Nov23010.2
Dec2508.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Huez has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (58% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (81.2%).

Wind in Huez is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is May, followed by April and June. May’s average wind speed of around 3.2 knots (3.7 MPH or 5.9 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late April where average top sustained speeds reach 10.4 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Huez.

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Wind

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

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

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

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan2.4Barely noticeable6.8Light breeze
Feb2.9Barely noticeable8Gentle breeze
Mar3Barely noticeable8.9Light breeze
Apr3.1Barely noticeable9.4Gentle breeze
May3.2Barely noticeable9.5Light breeze
Jun3.1Barely noticeable9.3Gentle breeze
Jul3Barely noticeable8.9Light breeze
Aug2.5Barely noticeable8Gentle breeze
Sep2.4Barely noticeable7.4Light breeze
Oct2.3Barely noticeable6.8Light breeze
Nov2.3Barely noticeable6.6Light breeze
Dec2.3Barely noticeable6.2Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan80.3%
Feb69.7%
Mar61.1%
Apr58%
May63.4%
Jun61.9%
Jul61.5%
Aug65.5%
Sep70.8%
Oct75.6%
Nov79.8%
Dec81.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Huez?

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 Huez, France is February, 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 Huez in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 48.8 in November means 48.8% of the tourists vs. February.

 

 

Overall Huez Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 76.4°F (24.7°C) and 53.8°F (12.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Huez, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 77.8°F (25.4°C) and 46.3°F (7.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 7 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 Huez to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 53.8°F (12.1°C) and 41.2°F (5.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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