Chambery, where it's located

The climate of Chambery is temperate, with cold winters and warm summers.
The city lies at the foot of the Western Alps, in Savoy, at an altitude of 250 meters (800 feet), and a short distance from Aix-Les-Bains, where the climate is the same. The proximity of the Alps makes the climate rainy, and it also makes winter snowfalls more likely than in other French cities located in the lowlands.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 2.2 °C (36 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 21.1 °C (70 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Chambery - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-1-1251013151411720
Max (°C)681316212527272217106
Min (°F)303036415055595752453632
Max (°F)434655617077818172635043

Precipitation amounts to 1,225 millimeters (48.2 inches) per year. It ranges from 85 mm (3.3 in) in the driest month (July) to 125 mm (4.9 in) in the wettest (October). Here is the average precipitation.
Chambery - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)10590100901059585901101251051201225
Prec.(in)4.13.53.93.54.13.73.33.54.34.94.14.748.2
Days10810101210899111010117

On average, there are around 1,870 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Chambery - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours345678886422

Chambery

Best Time


The best time to visit Chambery 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.