The best times to visit Les Escoumins for ideal weather are

September 10th to May 6th

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



Other Les Escoumins Travel Info

Weather in Les Escoumins


Average temperatures in Les Escoumins vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold all year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th 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 Les Escoumins, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid July where highs are regularly around 66.4°F (19.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 48.2°F (9°C) at night.

Les Escoumins Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Les Escoumins 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.

Les Escoumins Perceived Temperature (F)


Les Escoumins Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Les Escoumins 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 22 14.9 9
Feb 22.5 15.9 10.7
Mar 32 25.6 20.1
Apr 42.1 36 31.3
May 52.9 45 39.7
Jun 59.5 51 45
Jul 64.5 55 48.1
Aug 63.3 54.3 48
Sep 57.9 50 44.6
Oct 49.5 44.1 40
Nov 39.9 35.1 31.4
Dec 29.3 23.4 18.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -5.6 -9.5 -12.8
Feb -5.3 -8.9 -11.8
Mar 0 -3.6 -6.6
Apr 5.6 2.2 -0.4
May 11.6 7.2 4.3
Jun 15.3 10.6 7.2
Jul 18.1 12.8 8.9
Aug 17.4 12.4 8.9
Sep 14.4 10 7
Oct 9.7 6.7 4.4
Nov 4.4 1.7 -0.3
Dec -1.5 -4.8 -7.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Les Escoumins are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid July with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 16th.

When can you find snow in Les Escoumins? 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 Les Escoumins.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 1% 0 0
Apr 2% 0 0.4
May 15% 0 2.4
Jun 17% 0 3.2
Jul 19% 0 2.3
Aug 17% 0 2.8
Sep 10% 0 1.2
Oct 8% 0 1.6
Nov 3% 0 0.6
Dec 1% 0 0.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 1 0 0
Apr 2 0 1
May 15 0 6.1
Jun 17 0 8.1
Jul 19 0 5.8
Aug 17 0 7.1
Sep 10 0 3
Oct 8 0 4.1
Nov 3 0 1.5
Dec 1 0 0.3


Humidity and Wind

Les Escoumins has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (66% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (85%).

Wind in Les Escoumins is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is January, followed by February and December. January’s average wind speed of around 15.2 knots (17.5 MPH or 28.2 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 27.9 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 15.2 Significant breeze 26.9 Very strong breeze
Feb 15.1 Significant breeze 26.4 Very strong breeze
Mar 13 Significant breeze 23.5 Very strong breeze
Apr 10.8 Gentle breeze 20.5 Strong breeze
May 9.1 Gentle breeze 18 Very strong breeze
Jun 8.4 Gentle breeze 16.8 Significant breeze
Jul 8.8 Gentle breeze 17.2 Very strong breeze
Aug 8.2 Gentle breeze 16.1 Significant breeze
Sep 10.9 Gentle breeze 18.6 Very strong breeze
Oct 12.2 Significant breeze 19.9 Strong breeze
Nov 13.1 Significant breeze 22.2 Very strong breeze
Dec 13.6 Significant breeze 24.8 Very strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 72.4%
Feb 70.5%
Mar 66%
Apr 68.4%
May 73.7%
Jun 79.7%
Jul 83.9%
Aug 85%
Sep 81.5%
Oct 76.5%
Nov 70.7%
Dec 74.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Les Escoumins?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Canada; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 07, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Les Escoumins, QC, Canada is July, followed by August and June. 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 Les Escoumins 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 47.2 in December means 47.2% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Les Escoumins Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 56°F (13.3°C) and 26.2°F (-3.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Les Escoumins, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 60°F (15.6°C) and 34.6°F (1.4°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 3 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 far too cold this time of year in Les Escoumins to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 33.6°F (0.9°C) and 16.6°F (-8.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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