The best times to visit Plouguerneau for ideal weather are

May 21st 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.

 

 


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Weather in Plouguerneau

Temperature

Average temperatures in Plouguerneau vary somewhat. 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 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 Plouguerneau, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 69.1°F (20.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.5°F (14.2°C) at night.

Plouguerneau Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Plouguerneau 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.

Plouguerneau Perceived Temperature (F)

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Plouguerneau Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Plouguerneau 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 51.1 47.3 42.9
Feb 50.9 46.6 41.9
Mar 53 48.3 43.8
Apr 56.6 51.3 46.7
May 59.9 54.9 50.6
Jun 63.8 58.7 54.3
Jul 67.2 61.7 57.1
Aug 67.4 61.9 57.1
Sep 65.1 59.8 55.2
Oct 62.2 56.9 52.1
Nov 56.3 52.3 48
Dec 52.2 48.4 43.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 10.6 8.5 6.1
Feb 10.5 8.1 5.5
Mar 11.7 9.1 6.6
Apr 13.7 10.7 8.2
May 15.5 12.7 10.3
Jun 17.7 14.8 12.4
Jul 19.6 16.5 13.9
Aug 19.7 16.6 13.9
Sep 18.4 15.4 12.9
Oct 16.8 13.8 11.2
Nov 13.5 11.3 8.9
Dec 11.2 9.1 6.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Plouguerneau are September, June, 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 mid to late September. For example, on the week of September 17th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late November with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 19th.

When can you find snow in Plouguerneau? 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 Plouguerneau.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Plouguerneau (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 37% 0 4.2
Feb 37% 0 3.5
Mar 19% 0 2
Apr 19% 0 2
May 19% 0 2.2
Jun 18% 0 1.9
Jul 20% 0 2
Aug 21% 0 2.5
Sep 13% 0 1.4
Oct 26% 0 3.3
Nov 40% 0 4.8
Dec 40% 0 4.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 37 0 10.7
Feb 37 0 8.9
Mar 19 0 5.1
Apr 19 0 5.1
May 19 0 5.6
Jun 18 0 4.8
Jul 20 0 5.1
Aug 21 0 6.4
Sep 13 0 3.6
Oct 26 0 8.4
Nov 40 0 12.2
Dec 40 0 11.7

 

Humidity and Wind

Plouguerneau has some very humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (73.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (80%).

Wind in Plouguerneau is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is December, followed by January and March. December’s average wind speed of around 14.3 knots (16.4 MPH or 26.5 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 February where average top sustained speeds reach 24.4 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 13.7 Significant breeze 21.5 Strong breeze
Feb 13.5 Significant breeze 21.3 Strong breeze
Mar 13.6 Significant breeze 20.8 Strong breeze
Apr 11.9 Significant breeze 18.4 Strong breeze
May 11.6 Significant breeze 17.7 Strong breeze
Jun 10.3 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
Jul 9.8 Gentle breeze 15 Strong breeze
Aug 9.4 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Sep 10.2 Gentle breeze 16 Strong breeze
Oct 10.5 Gentle breeze 16.5 Significant breeze
Nov 13.3 Significant breeze 21 Strong breeze
Dec 14.3 Significant breeze 21.6 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 75.8%
Feb 75%
Mar 73.9%
Apr 74.5%
May 76%
Jun 78.6%
Jul 79.7%
Aug 80%
Sep 78.8%
Oct 77.7%
Nov 76.4%
Dec 73.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Plouguerneau?

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 Plouguerneau, France is July, followed by May and September. 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 Plouguerneau 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 39.7 in November means 39.7% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Plouguerneau Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 61.6°F (16.4°C) and 51°F (10.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with roughly 6 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 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Plouguerneau, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 66°F (18.9°C) and 52.6°F (11.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 12 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 Plouguerneau to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 53.3°F (11.8°C) and 49.4°F (9.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 10 to 12 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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