When is the best time to go to Monaco?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Monaco are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • The coldest months are January and February
  • November is the rainiest month
  • The best months for swimming are June, July, August and September

Annual weather in Monaco

For full information about the climate and weather in Monaco a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 47°F/52°F
February 47°F/52°F
March 50°F/56°F
April 56°F/61°F
May 61°F/67°F
June 68°F/74°F
July 74°F/79°F
August 74°F/81°F
September 68°F/76°F
October 61°F/68°F
November 56°F/61°F
December 49°F/54°F

Weather and climate in Monaco

Monaco enjoys a warm-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Monaco is 65°F (ranging from 52°F in january to 81°F in august). Annual rainfall is 68.9in, with a minimum of 3.8in in august and a maximum of 9.3in in november.
  • Between the months of january and february the climate is the worst possible. At lunchtime, it's 52°F in average.
  • In march the climate is correct. In average, on the morning it is 50°F and it rains about 18% of the time in march.
  • From april to october the climate is favorable. the thermometer goes up to 68°F°C and it rains about 6.7in each month.
  • In november the climate is passable, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 61°F in average and you can expect to have 9.3in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of december the climate is unfavorable. At lunchtime, it's 54°F in average and it rains about 15% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Monaco

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Monaco: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Monaco

Find out when Monaco has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Monaco

  • Very low season in Monaco
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January and February.
  • Low season in Monaco
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: March, November and December.
  • High season in Monaco
    The number of visitors to Monaco is high in: April, May, June, September and October.
  • Peek season in Monaco
    The largest number of tourists visiting Monaco is during: July and August.

Figure: Visitor index for Monaco month by month

Best time for low prices in Monaco

Average prices of hotels in Monaco month by month

Generally, March is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Monaco. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, September is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Monaco

On average, it costs $ 22 per day to hire a car in Monaco. This price varies by $ 11 depending on the month. In november, hiring a car costs an average of $ 17 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 28.

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