The best times to visit Sainte-Mere-Eglise for ideal weather are

May 7th to September 23rd

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 Sainte-Mere-Eglise

Temperature

Average temperatures in Sainte-Mere-Eglise 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 Sainte-Mere-Eglise, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 71.6°F (22°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.7°F (13.2°C) at night.

Sainte-Mere-Eglise Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Sainte-Mere-Eglise 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.

Sainte-Mere-Eglise Perceived Temperature (F)

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Sainte-Mere-Eglise Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Sainte-Mere-Eglise 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 48.5 43.9 38.3
Feb 49.8 43.6 37.4
Mar 52 45.4 38.2
Apr 58.8 50.1 41.9
May 63.3 55.9 48.8
Jun 66.4 58.8 50.8
Jul 68.8 61.1 53.9
Aug 67.8 60.9 54.3
Sep 64.5 57 48.9
Oct 59.3 51.3 42.9
Nov 53 47.9 41.4
Dec 47.2 41.7 35.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 9.2 6.6 3.5
Feb 9.9 6.4 3
Mar 11.1 7.4 3.4
Apr 14.9 10.1 5.5
May 17.4 13.3 9.3
Jun 19.1 14.9 10.4
Jul 20.4 16.2 12.2
Aug 19.9 16.1 12.4
Sep 18.1 13.9 9.4
Oct 15.2 10.7 6.1
Nov 11.7 8.8 5.2
Dec 8.4 5.4 1.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sainte-Mere-Eglise are April, June, 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 April. For example, on the week of April 2nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early December with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of December 3rd.

When can you find snow in Sainte-Mere-Eglise? 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 Sainte-Mere-Eglise.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sainte-Mere-Eglise (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 45% 0 4.8
Feb 26% 0 3.2
Mar 38% 0 4.8
Apr 12% 0 1.8
May 37% 0 4.8
Jun 23% 0 3.2
Jul 34% 0 3.4
Aug 29% 0 4.1
Sep 25% 0 3.1
Oct 32% 0 3.9
Nov 38% 0 5.8
Dec 31% 0 5.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 45 0 12.2
Feb 26 0 8.1
Mar 38 0 12.2
Apr 12 0 4.6
May 37 0 12.2
Jun 23 0 8.1
Jul 34 0 8.6
Aug 29 0 10.4
Sep 25 0 7.9
Oct 32 0 9.9
Nov 38 0 14.7
Dec 31 0 13.2

 

Humidity and Wind

Sainte-Mere-Eglise has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (75.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (83.9%).

Wind in Sainte-Mere-Eglise is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by January and December. March’s average wind speed of around 7.3 knots (8.4 MPH or 13.6 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 mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 14.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Sainte-Mere-Eglise.

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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 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Feb 6 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Mar 7.3 Gentle breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Apr 6 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
May 6.1 Light breeze 10.5 Significant breeze
Jun 5.4 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.9 Light breeze 10.1 Significant breeze
Aug 4.8 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.6 Light breeze 9.3 Significant breeze
Oct 3.6 Barely noticeable 8.4 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.6 Light breeze 10.1 Significant breeze
Dec 6.3 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 83.6%
Feb 82.3%
Mar 77.3%
Apr 75.2%
May 78%
Jun 78.8%
Jul 77.2%
Aug 81.5%
Sep 80.7%
Oct 83.6%
Nov 83.9%
Dec 82.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Sainte-Mere-Eglise?

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 Sainte-Mere-Eglise, France is July, followed by June and August. 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 Sainte-Mere-Eglise 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 35.3 in November means 35.3% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Sainte-Mere-Eglise Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 66.1°F (18.9°C) and 47.9°F (8.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 12 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 least precipitation with 7 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Sainte-Mere-Eglise, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 66.8°F (19.3°C) and 50°F (10°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 8 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 Sainte-Mere-Eglise to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 52.4°F (11.3°C) and 44.3°F (6.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 7 to 14 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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