Cannes Local Weather
The Weather in Cannes Cotes d'Azur France
Monthly average temperatures
The Climate in Cannes Alpes Maritimes
Cannes has a Mediterranean climate and the town enjoys at least 12 hours of sunshine per day during summer (May to September). In the winter (December to February) the weather is fairly mild. Both seasons have relatively low rainfall although you can expect the most rain during October and November, when approx 110 mm on average falls.
The Alpes Maritimes is the fifth sunniest department in France and Nice the fourth sunniest major town according to Meteo France's records for the past 30 years. The A-M has 2,668 hours per annum and Nice 2,758. PACA region which includes the A-M is the sunniest with Marseille topping the sun spot for a town.
Summer Weather in Cannes
Cannes summers are long and warm, with summer daytime temperatures very often hitting 30°C, while average temperatures are about 25°C. Temperatures stay high from June to September, the busiest time of the year. Despite the hot daytime temperatures, the Mediterranean breeze helps keep the summer evenings more comfortable and cooler.
Winter Weather in Cannes
Temperatures in Cannes can drop below 10°C in only three months of the year (December to February). February is usually the coldest month of the year. Spring and autumn are quite warm and more friendly to those who prefer milder temperatures.