Best Time to Visit Quebec

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Quebec. 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 Quebec 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 Quebec: Overview

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

Climate Chart Quebec

Montreal

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

Climate Table Quebec

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

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine in Montreal (Quebec)

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 in Montreal 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

More attractions

Montreal: 1-Hour St. Lawrence Sightseeing Cruise | Old Montreal: Traditional Ghost Walk of the Haunted City | Old Montreal Walking Tour – East Side | Old Montréal 2-Hour VIP Walking Tour | Montréal Tower Observatory and Botanical Garden | Montreal Tower Observatory with “Since 1976” Exhibit | Walking Tour in Old Montreal’s West Side |

Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Montreal (Station Westmount)
broken clouds     broken clouds, -10.4 °C
Clouds: 75 %       Wind: 2 mph N
Air Pressure: 1019 hPa       Humidity: 72 %
Last updated: 19th Dec 2018, 12:00 pm
The next days …
20th Dec 201821st Dec 201822nd Dec 201823rd Dec 201824th Dec 201825th Dec 2018
sky is clear-14 °C to -1 °Cheavy intensity rain-1 °C to 11 °Csnow0 °C to 3 °Clight snow-5 °C to -1 °Clight snow-9 °C to -4 °Clight snow-10 °C to -3 °C
-14 °C to -1 °C-1 °C to 11 °C0 °C to 3 °C-5 °C to -1 °C-9 °C to -4 °C-10 °C to -3 °C
Clouds: 8 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 99 %Clouds: 94 %Clouds: 24 %Clouds: 36 %
No Precipitation0.69 in of rain0.23 in of rain0.02 in of snow0 in of snow0 in of snow
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Canada: Regions

Quebec 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:

Quebec: Experiences of our Visitors

There are 2 reviews for Quebec holiday already. Average rating is 4.5 of 5 stars.
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    Clemens- August, 70 years old was there in September

    I was in Quebec City at the end of September ! It was between 29 and 31 C+ !! It was SUPER!! Especially in the evening in the old town! Also the waterfalls and a tour to the neighbouring island, great class. The people and the country, great!!

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    Vera, 66 years old was there in January

    it was cold, but mostly sunny, one could take wonderful walks

    Weather Rating: 4 stars – Good

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