Nancy, where it's located

The climate of Nancy is semi-continental, characterized by cold and gray winters, accompanied by frequent snowfalls, although generally not abundant, and warm summers, with some hot days, and with some chance of thunderstorms.
The city is located in the north-east of France, in Lorraine, which together with Alsace is in winter the coldest region of France.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 1.9 °C (35 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 19.4 °C (67 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Nancy - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-1-124812141310730
Max (°C)56111519232525201595
Min (°F)303036394654575550453732
Max (°F)414352596673777768594841

Precipitation amounts to 775 millimeters (30.5 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 50 mm (2 in) in the driest month (April) to 80 mm (3.1 in) in the wettest (December). Here is the average precipitation.
Nancy - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)655560507070606565756580775
Prec.(in)2.62.22.422.82.82.42.62.632.63.130.5
Days111011911101099111212124

On average, there are around 1,660 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Nancy - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours234667775321

Nancy

Best Time


The best time to visit Nancy 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.