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Weather Averages for Carcassonne in July
Averages for Carcassonne in July
June, July and August are the busiest tourist seasons for Carcassonne. The beautiful weather, abundant attractions and nearby varieties of aquatic entertainment contribute to this.
The Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea are both just a short distance away, with two beaches to choose from. Swimming and sunbathing are extremely popular during the summer months.
In addition, Carcassonne Festival is going strong since its beginning in mid-June. Ten stages host approximately 120 different shows, well over half of them at no cost. Traditional French food is readily available.
July visitors are in for a once-a-year treat and should check for the exact date of the Cite de Carcassonne set ablaze. This is a 25-minute firework spectacular with a world-class, eye-popping finale. Cite de Carcassonne set ablaze commemorates the day in 1898 when the Cadets de Gascogne, a sophisticated group steeped in the literature, art and politics of the day, came to Carcassonne.
The average temperature in July is 73.4°F (23°C).
The average low temperature is 60°F (15°C).
The average high temperature is the warmest Carcassonne will see at 82°F (27.8°C).
The average precipitation is 18 mm.
The average days of rainfall are down to only eight this month.
The average hours of light are extremely high: 15 hours of daylight containing an extraordinary 12 hours of sunlight.