Limoges, where it's located

The climate of Limoges is temperate and influenced by the Atlantic Ocean: it is quite cold but not freezing in winter and pleasantly warm in summer. However, it has some continental characteristics too, so it can sometimes be very cold in winter and hot in summer.
The city is located in central-western France, at an altitude above sea level varying between 250 and 300 meters (although the airport from which the data are taken is at 400 meters or 1,300 feet).
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 4.3 °C (40 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 19.3 °C (67 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Limoges - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)22461013151412942
Max (°C)781214182124242016108
Min (°F)363639435055595754483936
Max (°F)454654576470757568615046

Precipitation amounts to 1,020 millimeters (40.2 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 66 mm (2.6 in) in the driest month (July) to 101 mm (4 in) in the wettest (November). Here is the average precipitation.
Limoges - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)908080909575657575951001001020
Prec.(in)3.53.13.13.53.732.6333.73.93.940.2
Days141111121398810121313135

On average, there are around 1,900 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Limoges - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours345678876433

Limoges

Best Time


The best time to visit Limoges 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.