Weather Averages for Paris in September
Averages for Paris in SeptemberWhile September still enjoys warm weather, the temperatures drop at this time of the year to more manageable, autumnal levels.
Autumn in the city means that the weather is similar to that experienced in spring, with mild days and cooler nights and generally temperate weather.
However, as with spring, the weather in autumn is susceptible to freak changes and either unseasonably warm or cool weather.
The average temperature for this month can reach 21°C (70°F), dropping to an average low of 12°C (54°F).
The average amount of rainfall expected for this month is 55 mm over 13 days.
Paris begins to see less sunshine once again, from this time onwards.
The average amount of sunshine per day is 6 hours throughout this month.
There are a number of events to enjoy during September in Paris.
The cooler weather means that there are likely to be fewer tourists in the city, so sight seeing may once again be more enjoyable, without the crowds of tourist at every attraction as at other times of the year.
As well as this, the cooler weather means you will once again be able to explore the city in comfort, outside of the high levels of heat experienced in the summer.
September is also a month that sees the four month long arts festival, the Autumn Festival take place. Held across a variety of venues, the entertainment and exhibits range from the musical to the theatrical to the artistic.
If you fancy a challenge and want to test your fitness levels, the Paris-Versailles Walk takes place in September.
Collectors and dealers can come together for the largest antiques fair in Paris, the Antiques Biennal, held only every two years.
Coinciding with this is Art Paris, for which the Carrousel de Louvre puts on an exhibition shwocasing the work of a variety of European artists, with sculpture, video, art and photography.