The best times to visit Tarascon for ideal weather are

April 23rd to July 15th


August 13th 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 Tarascon Travel Info

Weather in Tarascon


Average temperatures in Tarascon vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 51st 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 Tarascon, 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 89.1°F (31.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 64.2°F (17.9°C) at night.

Tarascon Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Tarascon 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.

Tarascon Perceived Temperature (F)


Tarascon Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Tarascon 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 51.5 42.7 34.3
Feb 53.3 43.6 34.9
Mar 61.3 50.5 40.2
Apr 69.3 57.4 46
May 75.2 63.6 52.7
Jun 83.3 71.1 59.3
Jul 88.3 75.6 63.5
Aug 87.8 74.7 62.7
Sep 79.2 67.1 56.5
Oct 70 59.4 50.3
Nov 59.4 50.4 42.2
Dec 52.3 44 36

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 10.8 5.9 1.3
Feb 11.8 6.4 1.6
Mar 16.3 10.3 4.6
Apr 20.7 14.1 7.8
May 24 17.6 11.5
Jun 28.5 21.7 15.2
Jul 31.3 24.2 17.5
Aug 31 23.7 17.1
Sep 26.2 19.5 13.6
Oct 21.1 15.2 10.2
Nov 15.2 10.2 5.7
Dec 11.3 6.7 2.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tarascon are July, August, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid June. For example, on the week of June 18th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early February with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of February 5th.

When can you find snow in Tarascon? 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 Tarascon.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 13% 0 2.2
Feb 17% 0 1.6
Mar 12% 0 1.5
Apr 16% 0 2.2
May 12% 0 2
Jun 11% 0 2
Jul 4% 0 0.9
Aug 6% 0 1
Sep 12% 0 2.9
Oct 11% 0 2.8
Nov 18% 0 3.5
Dec 9% 0 1.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 13 0 5.6
Feb 17 0 4.1
Mar 12 0 3.8
Apr 16 0 5.6
May 12 0 5.1
Jun 11 0 5.1
Jul 4 0 2.3
Aug 6 0 2.5
Sep 12 0 7.4
Oct 11 0 7.1
Nov 18 0 8.9
Dec 9 0 4.1


Humidity and Wind

Tarascon has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is July (44% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (69.2%).

Wind in Tarascon is usually moderate. The windiest month is February, followed by March and January. February’s average wind speed of around 9.5 knots (10.9 MPH or 17.5 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 January where average top sustained speeds reach 17.9 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 8 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Feb 9.5 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Mar 8.4 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Apr 7.2 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
May 7.9 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Jun 7.5 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Jul 7.6 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Aug 7 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Sep 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Oct 7.3 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Nov 7.6 Gentle breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Dec 7.9 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 66.5%
Feb 59.3%
Mar 53.6%
Apr 55.1%
May 53.1%
Jun 48.8%
Jul 44%
Aug 46.6%
Sep 55.1%
Oct 63.7%
Nov 69.2%
Dec 67.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Tarascon?

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 Tarascon, France is July, followed by August and February. 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 Tarascon in September. 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 45.2 in September means 45.2% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Tarascon Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 78.5°F (25.8°C) and 58°F (14.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 5 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 quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Tarascon, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 83°F (28.3°C) and 53.1°F (11.7°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 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 Tarascon to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59.8°F (15.4°C) and 49.3°F (9.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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