Aurillac, where it's located

The climate of Aurillac is temperate, with cold winters and mild to warm summers.
The city is located in the south of France, but at 600 meters (2,000 feet) above sea level, and at the foot of the Massif Central, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 2.9 °C (37 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 18.3 °C (65 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Aurillac - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-1-11371012129720
Max (°C)781114182224242016108
Min (°F)303034374550545448453632
Max (°F)454652576472757568615046

Precipitation amounts to 1,175 millimeters (46.3 inches) per year: so, it is quite abundant. It ranges from 65 mm (2.6 in) in the driest month (July) to 120 mm (4.7 in) in the wettest (May). Here is the average precipitation.
Aurillac - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)9085851151209065851101151101101175
Prec.(in)3.53.33.34.54.73.52.63.34.34.54.34.346.3
Days1211111213108109111212130

On average, there are around 2,120 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Aurillac - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours456678987533

Aurillac

Best Time


The best time to visit Aurillac runs from mid-May to mid-September, since it is the warmest and sunniest period of the year. Sometimes, it can be hot in July and August, while in other circumstances, nights can be cool or even a little cold even in these months, so it can be useful to bring a sweatshirt or sweater and a light jacket for the evening.