Best Time To Visit Lyon

Best Time To Go To Lyon

Summers in the city are sunny and pleasant, reaching highs of about 35 °C in July and August. In the springtime, temperatures are enjoyable, typically ranging from 10-15 °C. During fall, rainfall is at its highest; but Lyon still enjoys fairly temperate weather. Lyon, located so close to the Alps, experiences cold winters.

Although Lyon's weather can be unpredictable, the most pleasant time to visit Lyon is during the spring and early fall. June and September are especially ideal for traveling if you want to avoid the heat and tourists. It should be noted that wet springs are expected and normal in Lyon, so carry a light umbrella. Lyon's climate is usually temperate and enjoyable. The Mediterranean region in the south sends warm breezes up to the city while the Alps blow cold winds.

Month wise Weather in Lyon

Average Temperature in Lyon by month

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Jan

Average temperature: 32℉

Minimum temperature: 18℉

Maximum temperature: 52℉

Feb

Average temperature: 45℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Mar

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Apr

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 75℉

May

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jun

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Jul

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Aug

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Sep

Average temperature: 59℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Oct

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Nov

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 30℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Dec

Average temperature: 36℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 50℉

Highest temperature in Lyon is recorded as 93.2℉ in June, July and August.

Lowest temperature in Lyon is recorded as 17.6℉ in January.

Average Rain in Lyon by Month (in mm)

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Jan

Average Rain: 14.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 113.02 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 25.1 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 241.52 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 35.06 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 230.73 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 24.36 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 284.93 mm

May

Average Rain: 56.14 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 298.83 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 44.69 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 322.05 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 24.48 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 185.81 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 38.3 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 456.77 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 24.72 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 184.28 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 9.93 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 97.54 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 44.59 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 303.46 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 4.09 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 106.86 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Lyon is 456.77 mm in August.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Lyon is December.

Average Humidity in Lyon by Month (in %)

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Jan

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Feb

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Mar

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Apr

Average Humidity: 63%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

May

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Jun

Average Humidity: 63%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 77%

Jul

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Aug

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Sep

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Oct

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Nov

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Dec

Average Humidity: 90%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Most humid month in Lyon is December.

Least humid month in Lyon is July.