Picardy: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Find the very best time to visit Picardy from average climate conditions in many locations like Compiègne or Fort-Mahon-Plage, here.

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When is the best time to go to Picardy?

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

  • In September, the weather is beautiful everywhere in Picardy
  • The best month to go to Amiens (Somme) regarding the weather is September
  • On average, the warmest months in Amiens (Somme) are July and August, and the coldest month of the year is January
  • The rainiest months in this city are January, November and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Fort-Mahon-Plage, Château-Thierry, Creil, Crépy-en-Valois, Mers-les-Bains, Meru, Montdidier, Nogent-sur-Oise, Noyon, Pont-Sainte-Maxence and Villers-Cotterêts, with good weather at least 4 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Saint Valery (Somme Bay) are August and September

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

Month Our opinion View Details
very bad Picardy in january
very bad Picardy in february
very bad to bad* Picardy in march
bad to tolerable* Picardy in april
tolerable to good* Picardy in may
tolerable to good* Picardy in june
tolerable to good* Picardy in july
tolerable to good* Picardy in august
good Picardy in september
tolerable Picardy in october
bad Picardy in november
very bad to bad* Picardy in december

When to go to Picardy by city

Amiens (Somme)

Best time to go to Amiens (Somme)

The best time to visit Amiens (Somme) is september.

Beauvais (Oise)

Best time to go to Beauvais (Oise)

The best time to visit Beauvais (Oise) is september.


Best time to go to Chantilly

The best months to go to Chantilly are august and september.


Best time to go to Laon

The best time to visit Laon is september.

Saint Valery (Somme Bay)

Best time to go to Saint Valery (Somme Bay)

The best time to visit Saint Valery (Somme Bay) is september.

Climate and Weather in Picardy

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Picardy : Paysage  a la frontiere entre Normandie et Picardie

Temperatures and rainfall in Picardy

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Picardy and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Amiens (Somme), Beauvais (Oise), Chantilly, Laon and Saint Valery (Somme Bay), as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..

Map of Picardy

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cities in Picardy

About Picardy

What can I do in Picardy?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage


Family travel

Crafts / shopping



Is this weather information for Picardy reliable?

Climate data for Picardy has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Picardy allows us to determine the average for each month in Amiens (Somme), Beauvais (Oise), Chantilly, Laon, Saint Valery (Somme Bay), Abbeville, Compiègne, Fort-Mahon-Plage, and 28 other cities.

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

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