Climate in Cannes (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur), France

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from nearest weather station: Monaco, France (17 KM, 11 Miles).

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Daily percent of sunshine

The mean percent of sunhours during the day over the year

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Cannes (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur)

FRI Sep 24
23°C | 17°C

Partly cloudy

SAT Sep 25
22°C | 17°C

Partly cloudy

SUN Sep 26
22°C | 17°C

Moderate rain

The best time of year to visit Cannes in France

Canne has a Mediterranean climate with warm summers and fairly mild winters. The best time of year to visit Cannes and the whole south of France is in June and September. In May the water can still be a bit cold. The French summer and other European countries holidays start from the1st of July to the 5th of September. So if you don't want to be in the crowds don't come here between this 2 dates. In the heart of summer it can be warm, the average monthly temperature rises above 25 degrees Celsius (77° Fahrenheit) starting June.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of May, June, September and October you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The months of October, November and December have a high chance of precipitation.
  • The warmest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 27°C (80°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 13°C (55°F).
  • October is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • July is the driest month.
  • July is the most sunny month.
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