When is the best time to go to Normandy?

When is the best time to go to Normandy? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Normandy, the weather is good everywhere in June, July, August, September and October
  • The best months to go to Caen are May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months in Caen are July, August and September, and the coldest months are January and February
  • Giverny is the city with the best climate, with good weather 7 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Deauville are August and September

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Normandy for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 41°F to 49°F
35%
February 41°F to 49°F
33%
March 47°F to 50°F
29%
April 52°F to 58°F
25%
May 56°F to 61°F
27%
June 59°F to 67°F
32%
July 63°F to 72°F
25%
August 65°F to 72°F
28%
September 61°F to 67°F
24%
October 56°F to 59°F
32%
November 49°F to 56°F
38%
December 43°F to 52°F
37%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Normandy by cities

Caen

Best time to go to Caen

The best months to go to Caen are may, june, july, august, september and october.

Bayeux

Best time to go to Bayeux

The best months to go to Bayeux are may, june, july, august, september and october.

Deauville

Best time to go to Deauville

The best months to go to Deauville are may, june, july, august, september and october.

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Temperatures and rainfall in Normandy

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Normandy and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Caen, Bayeux, Deauville, Le Havre and Rouen, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Where to go in Normandy?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Caen47°F49°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F68°F61°F54°F49°F
Bayeux47°F49°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F68°F61°F54°F49°F
Deauville47°F47°F52°F58°F61°F65°F70°F70°F67°F61°F54°F49°F
Le Havre49°F47°F50°F54°F58°F63°F67°F68°F67°F61°F54°F50°F
Rouen45°F47°F52°F59°F63°F68°F72°F74°F68°F61°F52°F47°F
Alençon (Orne)45°F47°F52°F59°F63°F68°F74°F74°F68°F61°F52°F47°F
Cabourg47°F47°F52°F58°F61°F65°F70°F70°F67°F61°F54°F49°F
Chausey49°F49°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F68°F63°F56°F50°F
Cherbourg-Octeville (Cotentin)49°F49°F50°F54°F58°F63°F67°F68°F65°F61°F56°F50°F
Dieppe47°F47°F50°F56°F59°F63°F67°F68°F67°F61°F54°F49°F
Étretat49°F47°F50°F54°F58°F63°F67°F68°F67°F61°F54°F50°F
Évreux (Eure)45°F47°F54°F59°F63°F70°F74°F76°F70°F61°F52°F47°F
Fécamp49°F47°F50°F54°F58°F63°F67°F68°F67°F61°F54°F50°F
Giverny45°F47°F54°F61°F65°F70°F76°F76°F70°F61°F52°F47°F
Granville49°F49°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F68°F63°F56°F50°F
Honfleur47°F47°F52°F58°F61°F65°F70°F70°F67°F61°F54°F49°F
Mont Saint-Michel49°F49°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F68°F63°F56°F50°F
Ouistreham47°F49°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F68°F61°F54°F49°F
Saint-Lô (Manche)47°F49°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F68°F61°F54°F49°F
Veules-les-Roses47°F47°F50°F56°F59°F63°F67°F68°F67°F61°F54°F49°F

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tolerable weather

bad weather

very bad weather



Map of Normandy

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Is this weather information for Normandy reliable?

Climate data for Normandy has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Normandy allows us to determine the average for each month in Caen, Bayeux, Deauville, Le Havre, Rouen, Alençon (Orne), Cabourg, Chausey, and 77 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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