The best times to visit Limoges for ideal weather are

April 30th to October 14th

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

 

 


Other Limoges Travel Info

Weather in Limoges

Temperature

Average temperatures in Limoges vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th 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 Limoges, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late June where highs are regularly around 77.6°F (25.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.9°F (13.8°C) at night.

Limoges Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Limoges 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.

Limoges Perceived Temperature (F)

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Limoges Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Limoges 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 44.6 39.1 34.3
Feb 46.7 39.6 33.7
Mar 54.1 45.8 38.8
Apr 61.4 52.2 44.1
May 65.7 56.6 48.4
Jun 72.2 62.8 53.7
Jul 76.2 66.1 56.6
Aug 75.7 65.6 56.2
Sep 69.7 60.4 51.7
Oct 62.1 54.1 47.1
Nov 52.2 46.4 40.9
Dec 46.5 40.9 35.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 7 3.9 1.3
Feb 8.2 4.2 0.9
Mar 12.3 7.7 3.8
Apr 16.3 11.2 6.7
May 18.7 13.7 9.1
Jun 22.3 17.1 12.1
Jul 24.6 18.9 13.7
Aug 24.3 18.7 13.4
Sep 20.9 15.8 10.9
Oct 16.7 12.3 8.4
Nov 11.2 8 4.9
Dec 8.1 4.9 2.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Limoges are September, July, and then August. 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 is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early December with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of December 3rd.

When can you find snow in Limoges? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Limoges is often around around January 22nd 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 Limoges.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 34% 1.6 3.4
Feb 27% 1.4 2.7
Mar 26% 0.4 2.7
Apr 26% 0.4 2.8
May 29% 0 4.4
Jun 24% 0 3.3
Jul 20% 0 2.4
Aug 21% 0 3.1
Sep 19% 0.4 2.4
Oct 24% 0 3.1
Nov 36% 0.7 3.7
Dec 31% 0.9 3.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 34 4.1 8.6
Feb 27 3.6 6.9
Mar 26 1 6.9
Apr 26 1 7.1
May 29 0 11.2
Jun 24 0 8.4
Jul 20 0 6.1
Aug 21 0 7.9
Sep 19 1 6.1
Oct 24 0 7.9
Nov 36 1.8 9.4
Dec 31 2.3 9.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Limoges has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (60.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (82.4%).

Wind in Limoges is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and December. March’s average wind speed of around 7.5 knots (8.6 MPH or 13.9 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 March where average top sustained speeds reach 13.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 6.7 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Feb 7.3 Gentle breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Mar 7.5 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Apr 6.7 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
May 6.3 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Jun 5.9 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.8 Light breeze 10.3 Significant breeze
Aug 5.3 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Sep 6 Light breeze 10.6 Significant breeze
Oct 5.9 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Nov 6.6 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Dec 6.9 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 82.4%
Feb 73.1%
Mar 63.7%
Apr 60.8%
May 66.1%
Jun 64.3%
Jul 60.9%
Aug 62.9%
Sep 64%
Oct 72.8%
Nov 81.3%
Dec 79.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Limoges?

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 Limoges, France is July, followed by May 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 Limoges 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

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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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 42.1 in December means 42.1% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Limoges Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68°F (20°C) and 51.2°F (10.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 8 to 9 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 6 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Limoges, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 72.3°F (22.4°C) and 45.1°F (7.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 11 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 Limoges to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51.2°F (10.7°C) and 42.5°F (5.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 8 to 11 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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