The city of Bourges is located in the center of France and because of its location, Bourges has a mixed climate that is subject to both continental influences and influences from the Atlantic ocean. These climatic characteristics make the city’s climate quite cold in winter and relatively mild in summer.
The climate of Bourges is rather cool and the temperature during the winter often reaches rather low values. In this French city, the frost days are on average 54 per year. While the rain is distributed equally throughout the year. Spring can be quite cold and sometimes rainy. While summer is sometimes hot, but never excessively. The average minimum temperatures reach values of 1 ° C in January, while the average maximum summer temperatures are around 26 ° C.
In the Bourges area, the rainiest month is May. But as we said the rains are equally distributed in every month of the year. The average annual amount of rainfall is around 750 mm. Bourges has an average of 118 rainy days per year. Finally, the average annual hours of sunshine are 1,827.
WHEN TO GO TO BOURGES
The best time to visit the city of Bourges are mainly the months between June and September. In these months the temperatures are more pleasant and the chances of precipitation are lower.
THE CLIMATE OF BOURGES: CLIMATE TABLES
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