The best times to visit Upper Town for ideal weather are

May 28th to September 30th

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 Upper Town


Average temperatures in Upper Town 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 24th 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 Upper Town, 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 82.5°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.7°F (15.9°C) at night.

Upper Town Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Upper Town 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.

Upper Town Perceived Temperature (F)


Upper Town Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Upper Town 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 23.6 15.2 7.9
Feb 27 18.5 10.8
Mar 36.7 27.5 19.4
Apr 50.3 40.7 33.1
May 63.9 53.2 44.7
Jun 72.9 62.5 54.4
Jul 80.9 69.6 60.4
Aug 78.6 67.8 59.2
Sep 70.6 59.7 51.3
Oct 55.7 47.3 40.5
Nov 43.2 35.7 29.4
Dec 28.1 21.1 14.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -4.7 -9.3 -13.4
Feb -2.8 -7.5 -11.8
Mar 2.6 -2.5 -7
Apr 10.2 4.8 0.6
May 17.7 11.8 7.1
Jun 22.7 16.9 12.4
Jul 27.2 20.9 15.8
Aug 25.9 19.9 15.1
Sep 21.4 15.4 10.7
Oct 13.2 8.5 4.7
Nov 6.2 2.1 -1.4
Dec -2.2 -6.1 -9.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Upper Town are February, January, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late October to early November. For example, on the week of October 29th 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 4 days of significant precipitation the week of June 25th.

When can you find snow in Upper Town? 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 Upper Town.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 21% 0 2.4
Feb 17% 0 2.5
Mar 29% 0 3.8
Apr 24% 0 3.2
May 27% 0 4.1
Jun 31% 0 4.8
Jul 28% 0 4.8
Aug 26% 0 4.7
Sep 24% 0 3.9
Oct 28% 0 3.5
Nov 24% 0 3
Dec 38% 0 5.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 21 0 6.1
Feb 17 0 6.4
Mar 29 0 9.7
Apr 24 0 8.1
May 27 0 10.4
Jun 31 0 12.2
Jul 28 0 12.2
Aug 26 0 11.9
Sep 24 0 9.9
Oct 28 0 8.9
Nov 24 0 7.6
Dec 38 0 13


Humidity and Wind

Upper Town has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (56.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (68.9%).

Wind in Upper Town is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by January and May. April’s average wind speed of around 8.9 knots (10.2 MPH or 16.5 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 mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 16.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Feb 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Mar 8.2 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Apr 8.9 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
May 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.7 Significant breeze
Jun 7.7 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Jul 6.5 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Aug 6.8 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Sep 6.8 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
Oct 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Nov 7.6 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Dec 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 63.6%
Feb 62.5%
Mar 59.6%
Apr 56.4%
May 56.5%
Jun 64.4%
Jul 63.2%
Aug 67.5%
Sep 67.4%
Oct 67%
Nov 64.6%
Dec 68.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Upper Town?

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 Upper Town, 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 Upper Town 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

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 47.2 in December means 47.2% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Upper Town Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68.1°F (20.1°C) and 29.9°F (-1.2°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 9 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 most precipitation with 8 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Upper Town, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 74.3°F (23.5°C) and 36°F (2.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 9 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 Upper Town to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 33.4°F (0.8°C) and 19.6°F (-6.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 12 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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