The best times to visit Strasbourg for ideal weather are

May 7th to October 7th

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



Other Strasbourg Travel Info

Weather in Strasbourg


Average temperatures in Strasbourg 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 39th 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 Strasbourg, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 81°F (27.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.4°F (14.1°C) at night.

Strasbourg Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Strasbourg Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Strasbourg Perceived Temperature (F)


Strasbourg Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Strasbourg 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 42.7 37 31.3
Feb 44.7 37.3 30.8
Mar 54.7 44.7 35.3
Apr 65.4 53.7 42.1
May 70.8 59.9 49.2
Jun 76.8 65.8 54.8
Jul 79.9 68.2 56.5
Aug 78.9 67.1 55.8
Sep 70.8 59.6 49.3
Oct 61.2 51.3 42.5
Nov 50.6 44.3 38.2
Dec 43.6 38 32.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 5.9 2.8 -0.4
Feb 7.1 2.9 -0.7
Mar 12.6 7.1 1.8
Apr 18.6 12.1 5.6
May 21.6 15.5 9.6
Jun 24.9 18.8 12.7
Jul 26.6 20.1 13.6
Aug 26.1 19.5 13.2
Sep 21.6 15.3 9.6
Oct 16.2 10.7 5.8
Nov 10.3 6.8 3.4
Dec 6.4 3.3 0.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Strasbourg are March, April, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid February. For example, on the week of February 19th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early May with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of April 30th.

When can you find snow in Strasbourg? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to late December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Strasbourg is often around around September 24th 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 Strasbourg.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Strasbourg (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 15% 1.6 1.4
Feb 15% 0.5 1.1
Mar 13% 0.5 1.3
Apr 13% 0 1.4
May 23% 0 2.5
Jun 23% 0 2.5
Jul 28% 0 3.5
Aug 21% 0.4 2.8
Sep 15% 0.4 1.8
Oct 18% 0 2
Nov 16% 1.3 2
Dec 19% 2.3 2.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 15 4.1 3.6
Feb 15 1.3 2.8
Mar 13 1.3 3.3
Apr 13 0 3.6
May 23 0 6.4
Jun 23 0 6.4
Jul 28 0 8.9
Aug 21 1 7.1
Sep 15 1 4.6
Oct 18 0 5.1
Nov 16 3.3 5.1
Dec 19 5.8 5.3


Humidity and Wind

Strasbourg has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (53.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (81.3%).

Wind in Strasbourg is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by December and January. March’s average wind speed of around 6.5 knots (7.4 MPH or 12 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 13.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 11.1 Significant breeze
Feb 5.8 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Mar 6.5 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Apr 5.5 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
May 5.5 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Jun 5.6 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Jul 5.1 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Aug 4.4 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.8 Light breeze 9.9 Significant breeze
Oct 4.4 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Nov 5 Light breeze 9.9 Significant breeze
Dec 5.9 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 79.8%
Feb 73.9%
Mar 60.8%
Apr 53.4%
May 58.4%
Jun 58.5%
Jul 59.3%
Aug 64%
Sep 68%
Oct 75.9%
Nov 81.3%
Dec 80.6%


Is it Safe to Travel to Strasbourg?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Nov 20, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Strasbourg, France is August, followed by September and May. 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 Strasbourg 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

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 55.3 in November means 55.3% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall Strasbourg Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.1°F (23.4°C) and 51.3°F (10.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Strasbourg, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 73.2°F (22.9°C) and 44.6°F (7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 5 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Strasbourg to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51.3°F (10.7°C) and 40.2°F (4.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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