The best times to visit Riviere Du Loup for ideal weather are
June 4th to September 16th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Riviere Du Loup Travel Guide
Other Riviere Du Loup Travel Info
Weather in Riviere Du Loup
Average temperatures in Riviere Du Loup 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 Riviere Du Loup, 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 75.9°F (24.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.3°F (12.9°C) at night.
Riviere Du Loup Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Riviere Du 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.
Riviere Du Loup Perceived Temperature (F)
Riviere Du Loup Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Riviere Du 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 Riviere Du Loup 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 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 June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 25th.
When can you find snow in Riviere Du Loup? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Riviere Du Loup is often around around January 15th 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 Riviere Du Loup.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Riviere Du 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
Riviere Du Loup has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (58.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (73.9%).
Wind in Riviere Du Loup is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 6.3 knots (7.2 MPH or 11.6 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 late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 11.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Riviere Du 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||5.9||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.1||Light breeze||10.2||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.3||Light breeze||11||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||5.9||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
|May||5.3||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||4.2||Light breeze||8.1||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||4.4||Light breeze||7.7||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||4.2||Light breeze||7.6||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.8||Light breeze||8.5||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||4.9||Light breeze||8.9||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.6||Light breeze||9.7||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||5.5||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Riviere Du Loup?
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 Riviere Du Loup, 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 Riviere Du Loup 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
Overall Riviere Du Loup Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 64.7°F (18.2°C) and 25.2°F (-3.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 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 the most precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Riviere Du Loup, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 69.3°F (20.7°C) and 32.8°F (0.4°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 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 Riviere Du Loup to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 31.4°F (-0.3°C) and 15.5°F (-9.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.