The best times to visit Saint-Savin for ideal weather are

May 7th 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.

 

 


Other Saint-Savin Travel Info

Weather in Saint-Savin

Temperature

Average temperatures in Saint-Savin vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 36th 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 Saint-Savin, 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 80.2°F (26.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.2°F (12.9°C) at night.

Saint-Savin Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Saint-Savin 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.

Saint-Savin Perceived Temperature (F)

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Saint-Savin Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Saint-Savin 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 46.8 40.8 34.5
Feb 49.2 41.2 33.5
Mar 56.4 46.6 36.9
Apr 63.6 52.8 41.8
May 68.1 57.7 47
Jun 74.4 63.8 52.5
Jul 78.6 67.1 55.4
Aug 78.6 66.6 54.4
Sep 72.3 60.8 49.3
Oct 64.2 54.7 45.7
Nov 54.8 48 40.8
Dec 48.2 41.8 35

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8.2 4.9 1.4
Feb 9.6 5.1 0.8
Mar 13.6 8.1 2.7
Apr 17.6 11.6 5.4
May 20.1 14.3 8.3
Jun 23.6 17.7 11.4
Jul 25.9 19.5 13
Aug 25.9 19.2 12.4
Sep 22.4 16 9.6
Oct 17.9 12.6 7.6
Nov 12.7 8.9 4.9
Dec 9 5.4 1.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Saint-Savin are August, July, 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 late August to early September. For example, on the week of August 27th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Saint-Savin? Weather stations report a bit of annual snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Saint-Savin is often around around February 5th 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 Saint-Savin.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Saint-Savin (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 23% 0.6 2.4
Feb 23% 1.3 2
Mar 19% 0 1.7
Apr 19% 0 2.1
May 20% 0 2.8
Jun 23% 0 3
Jul 15% 0 1.9
Aug 15% 0 1.7
Sep 16% 0 2.2
Oct 16% 0 2.2
Nov 23% 0.4 2.8
Dec 24% 1 2.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 23 1.5 6.1
Feb 23 3.3 5.1
Mar 19 0 4.3
Apr 19 0 5.3
May 20 0 7.1
Jun 23 0 7.6
Jul 15 0 4.8
Aug 15 0 4.3
Sep 16 0 5.6
Oct 16 0 5.6
Nov 23 1 7.1
Dec 24 2.5 7.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Saint-Savin has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is July (59.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (84.7%).

Wind in Saint-Savin is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and December. February’s average wind speed of around 7.9 knots (9.1 MPH or 14.6 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 late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 15.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Saint-Savin.

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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 7.6 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Feb 7.9 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Mar 7.7 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Apr 6.9 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
May 6.7 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Jun 6.5 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Jul 6.6 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
Aug 6.1 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Sep 5.9 Light breeze 10.9 Significant breeze
Oct 5.8 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Nov 7.1 Gentle breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Dec 7.6 Gentle breeze 13 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 84.7%
Feb 75.3%
Mar 66.4%
Apr 62.3%
May 66.1%
Jun 64.1%
Jul 59.6%
Aug 60.6%
Sep 65.3%
Oct 75.7%
Nov 83.4%
Dec 84.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Saint-Savin?

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 Saint-Savin, 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 Saint-Savin 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 Saint-Savin Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 71.1°F (21.7°C) and 53.3°F (11.8°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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Saint-Savin, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 75.3°F (24.1°C) and 48°F (8.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 7 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 Saint-Savin to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 53.3°F (11.8°C) and 44.7°F (7.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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