Best Time to Visit Montreal

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Montreal. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Montreal. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Montreal for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol -15 °C to 26 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 2.443.66 in (12 – 17 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Montreal: Overview

JanuaryJan
MaximumMax.6 °C
FebruaryFeb
MaximumMax.4 °C
MarchMar
MaximumMax. 2 °C
AprilApr
MaximumMax. 11 °C
MayMay
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JuneJun
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OctoberOct
MaximumMax. 13 °C
NovemberNov
MaximumMax. 5 °C
DecemberDec
MaximumMax.2 °C

Climate Chart Montreal

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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Montreal

In the following, you will find the climate table for Montreal, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature-6°-4°11°19°24°26°25°19°13°-2°
Night Temperature-15°-13°-7°13°16°14°-2°-10°
Precipitation (inch)3.082.422.93.0733.273.593.653.653.063.653.2
Rainy days171314131313121212131516
Hours of Sunshine4577101011107643
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 6.2 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: July (20.9 °C)
Coldest month: January (-10.2 °C)

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 38.55 inch on 163 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

Months that have possible snowfall: January, February, March, April, October, November, and December

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, July is the sunniest month with an average of 11.4 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 7 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Popular Activities

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Montreal: Quebec City & Montmorency Falls Day Trip | Montreal: 1-Hour St. Lawrence Sightseeing Cruise | Old Montreal: 1.5 hour Walking Tour of the East Side | Old Montreal: Traditional Ghost Walk of the Haunted City | Montréal: 5-Course Dinner Cruise | Old Montréal 2-Hour VIP Walking Tour | Montreal: 1.5-Hour Saint Lawrence River Sightseeing Cruise |

Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Montreal
few clouds     few clouds, 23.5 °C
Clouds: 20 %       Wind: 7 mph S
Air Pressure: 1009 hPa       Humidity: 83 %
Last updated: 22nd Aug 2019, 12:18 am
The next days …
22nd Aug 201923rd Aug 201924th Aug 201925th Aug 201926th Aug 201927th Aug 2019
light rain14 °C to 22 °Clight rain11 °C to 21 °Csky is clear10 °C to 23 °Csky is clear12 °C to 23 °Cscattered clouds13 °C to 24 °Cheavy intensity rain15 °C to 17 °C
14 °C to 22 °C11 °C to 21 °C10 °C to 23 °C12 °C to 23 °C13 °C to 24 °C15 °C to 17 °C
Clouds: 94 %Clouds: 7 %Clouds: 5 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 36 %Clouds: 100 %
0.02 in of rain0.01 in of rainNo PrecipitationNo PrecipitationNo Precipitation0.57 in of rain
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Canada: Regions

Montreal is part of the holiday destination Canada. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

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