The best times to visit La Colle-sur-Loup for ideal weather are
April 9th to July 1st
August 27th 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.
La Colle-sur-Loup Travel Guide
Other La Colle-sur-Loup Travel Info
Weather in La Colle-sur-Loup
Average temperatures in La Colle-sur-Loup vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 57th 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 La Colle-sur-Loup, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 82.5°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.2°F (21.8°C) at night.
La Colle-sur-Loup Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
La Colle-sur-Loup Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
La Colle-sur-Loup Perceived Temperature (F)
La Colle-sur-Loup Perceived Temperature (C)
Average La Colle-sur-Loup 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in La Colle-sur-Loup are July, August, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early August. For example, on the week of July 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.
When can you find snow in La Colle-sur-Loup? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in La Colle-sur-Loup is often around around February 5th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 La Colle-sur-Loup.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in La Colle-sur-Loup (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
La Colle-sur-Loup has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (51.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (62.6%).
Wind in La Colle-sur-Loup is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by November and January. December’s average wind speed of around 9.2 knots (10.6 MPH or 17 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 mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 17 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in La Colle-sur-Loup.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||8.4||Gentle breeze||14.6||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.1||Gentle breeze||14.8||Significant breeze|
|Mar||8.1||Gentle breeze||15.4||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.4||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|May||6.8||Light breeze||13.7||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6.4||Light breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Jul||6.3||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|Aug||6.1||Light breeze||11.6||Significant breeze|
|Sep||7.1||Gentle breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Oct||7.7||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|Nov||8.9||Gentle breeze||15.8||Significant breeze|
|Dec||9.2||Gentle breeze||15.4||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to La Colle-sur-Loup?
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 La Colle-sur-Loup, France is May, followed by June and April. 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 La Colle-sur-Loup 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
Overall La Colle-sur-Loup Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 72.8°F (22.7°C) and 58.3°F (14.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 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 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in La Colle-sur-Loup, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 79.3°F (26.3°C) and 59.5°F (15.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 2 to 6 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 La Colle-sur-Loup to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59°F (15°C) and 54.3°F (12.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.