The best times to visit Mont-Laurier for ideal weather are

May 21st to September 9th

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

 

 


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Weather in Mont-Laurier

Temperature

Average temperatures in Mont-Laurier vary an incredible amount. 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 21st 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 Mont-Laurier, 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 80.6°F (27°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.6°F (13.1°C) at night.

Mont-Laurier Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Mont-Laurier 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.

Mont-Laurier Perceived Temperature (F)

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Mont-Laurier Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Mont-Laurier 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 11.2 1.9
Feb 24.4 13.5 3.7
Mar 37.2 25.5 14.9
Apr 53.6 40.9 29.9
May 69.2 55.1 42.2
Jun 75.9 62.7 50.6
Jul 79.7 66.8 54.8
Aug 77.5 64.8 53.6
Sep 70.3 57.1 46.6
Oct 55.9 45.1 36.4
Nov 42.3 32.9 24.9
Dec 28.1 19.3 11.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -5.6 -11.6 -16.7
Feb -4.2 -10.3 -15.7
Mar 2.9 -3.6 -9.5
Apr 12 4.9 -1.2
May 20.7 12.8 5.7
Jun 24.4 17.1 10.3
Jul 26.5 19.3 12.7
Aug 25.3 18.2 12
Sep 21.3 13.9 8.1
Oct 13.3 7.3 2.4
Nov 5.7 0.5 -3.9
Dec -2.2 -7.1 -11.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mont-Laurier are March, February, 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 February. For example, on the week of February 5th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Mont-Laurier? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Mont-Laurier is often around around February 12th 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 Mont-Laurier.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Mont-Laurier (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 24% 5.7 2.7
Feb 20% 12.2 1.8
Mar 19% 8.7 2.2
Apr 26% 1.1 2.9
May 22% 0.4 2.7
Jun 25% 0 3.1
Jul 22% 0 4.6
Aug 25% 0 4.2
Sep 21% 0 3
Oct 27% 0.4 3.6
Nov 24% 0.5 2.3
Dec 33% 3.2 3.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 24 14.5 6.9
Feb 20 31 4.6
Mar 19 22.1 5.6
Apr 26 2.8 7.4
May 22 1 6.9
Jun 25 0 7.9
Jul 22 0 11.7
Aug 25 0 10.7
Sep 21 0 7.6
Oct 27 1 9.1
Nov 24 1.3 5.8
Dec 33 8.1 9.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Mont-Laurier has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (50.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (76.6%).

Wind in Mont-Laurier is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and May. April’s average wind speed of around 5 knots (5.7 MPH or 9.2 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid 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 Mont-Laurier.

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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 4 Light breeze 7.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.1 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.6 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Apr 5 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
May 4.3 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.7 Barely noticeable 8 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.6 Barely noticeable 7.7 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.5 Barely noticeable 7.5 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.6 Barely noticeable 7.7 Gentle breeze
Oct 4 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.2 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.8 Barely noticeable 7.5 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 69.7%
Feb 61.2%
Mar 51.6%
Apr 50.2%
May 50.8%
Jun 63.1%
Jul 65.4%
Aug 69.8%
Sep 72.7%
Oct 71.6%
Nov 71.1%
Dec 76.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Mont-Laurier?

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 Mont-Laurier, QC, Canada is August, followed by September 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 Mont-Laurier 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 49.3 in November means 49.3% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Mont-Laurier Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.2°F (23.4°C) and 27.1°F (-2.7°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Mont-Laurier, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 75.1°F (23.9°C) and 33.8°F (1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 8 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Mont-Laurier to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 31.5°F (-0.3°C) and 18.2°F (-7.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 10 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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