The best times to visit Xonrupt-Longemer for ideal weather are

May 14th to September 9th

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 Xonrupt-Longemer

Temperature

Average temperatures in Xonrupt-Longemer 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 32nd 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 Xonrupt-Longemer, 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 77.7°F (25.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.3°F (12.9°C) at night.

Xonrupt-Longemer Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Xonrupt-Longemer 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.

Xonrupt-Longemer Perceived Temperature (F)

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Xonrupt-Longemer Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Xonrupt-Longemer 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 42.9 36.3 29.6
Feb 47 38.2 30.3
Mar 49.9 41 32.5
Apr 63.2 50.8 39.1
May 70.1 58.9 47.4
Jun 72.6 62.5 52.3
Jul 75.2 64.5 54.7
Aug 75.2 64 53.8
Sep 67 55.8 45.4
Oct 59.3 49.3 40.3
Nov 49.1 42.6 36.1
Dec 40.2 34.3 28.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 6.1 2.4 -1.3
Feb 8.3 3.4 -0.9
Mar 9.9 5 0.3
Apr 17.3 10.4 3.9
May 21.2 14.9 8.6
Jun 22.6 16.9 11.3
Jul 24 18.1 12.6
Aug 24 17.8 12.1
Sep 19.4 13.2 7.4
Oct 15.2 9.6 4.6
Nov 9.5 5.9 2.3
Dec 4.6 1.3 -1.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Xonrupt-Longemer are September, April, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid September. For example, on the week of September 10th 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 4 days of significant precipitation the week of December 3rd.

When can you find snow in Xonrupt-Longemer? 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 Xonrupt-Longemer.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Xonrupt-Longemer (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 30% 0 2.7
Feb 27% 0 2.6
Mar 37% 0 3.8
Apr 17% 0 1.9
May 20% 0 2.9
Jun 34% 0 3.8
Jul 30% 0 3.8
Aug 26% 0 3.5
Sep 16% 0 2.1
Oct 18% 0 1.9
Nov 30% 0 2.8
Dec 26% 0 3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 30 0 6.9
Feb 27 0 6.6
Mar 37 0 9.7
Apr 17 0 4.8
May 20 0 7.4
Jun 34 0 9.7
Jul 30 0 9.7
Aug 26 0 8.9
Sep 16 0 5.3
Oct 18 0 4.8
Nov 30 0 7.1
Dec 26 0 7.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Xonrupt-Longemer has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (64.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (84%).

Wind in Xonrupt-Longemer is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by January and December. March’s average wind speed of around 6.5 knots (7.4 MPH or 11.9 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 mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 15.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Xonrupt-Longemer.

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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 6.4 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Feb 5.4 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Mar 6.5 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Apr 4.5 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
May 5.1 Light breeze 10.7 Significant breeze
Jun 5 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.3 Light breeze 10.6 Significant breeze
Aug 4.3 Light breeze 9.3 Gentle breeze
Sep 4 Light breeze 9.1 Significant breeze
Oct 4.3 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.5 Light breeze 10.3 Significant breeze
Dec 5.8 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 80.9%
Feb 76.9%
Mar 72.2%
Apr 66%
May 64.7%
Jun 70.2%
Jul 67%
Aug 71.8%
Sep 76%
Oct 80.2%
Nov 83.7%
Dec 84%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Xonrupt-Longemer?

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 Xonrupt-Longemer, 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 Xonrupt-Longemer 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 slightly 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 Xonrupt-Longemer Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.3°F (23.5°C) and 42.7°F (5.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 11 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 8 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Xonrupt-Longemer, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 67.5°F (19.7°C) and 42.2°F (5.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 9 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 far too cold this time of year in Xonrupt-Longemer to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51.2°F (10.7°C) and 36.9°F (2.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 8 to 9 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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