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: Le Bateau-Mouche St. Lawrence Sightseeing Cruise | Old Montreal: 1.5-Hour Walking Tour of the East Side | Old Montreal: Traditional Ghost Walk of the Haunted City | Old Montréal 2-Hour VIP Walking Tour | Montréal: 5-Course Dinner Cruise | Montreal: 20 or 30-Minute Helicopter Tour |

Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Montreal
few clouds     few clouds, 31.1 °C
Clouds: 20 %       Wind: 11 mph WSW
Air Pressure: 1016 hPa       Humidity: 43 %
Last updated: 27th May 2020, 12:05 am
The next days …
27th May 202028th May 202029th May 202030th May 202031st May 20201st Jun 2020
light rain20 °C to 32 °Clight rain21 °C to 29 °Cmoderate rain20 °C to 28 °Clight rain15 °C to 23 °Csky is clear8 °C to 17 °Clight rain9 °C to 18 °C
20 °C to 32 °C21 °C to 29 °C20 °C to 28 °C15 °C to 23 °C8 °C to 17 °C9 °C to 18 °C
Clouds: 76 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 95 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %
0.02 in of rain0.04 in of rain0.24 in of rain0.01 in of rainNo Precipitation0.01 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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