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    Ajaccio weather and climate

    Corsica

    Ajaccio weather and climate

     

    Day

    14 °C

     

    Night

    7 °C

     

    Sea

    14 °C

     

    Precipitation

    51 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    8 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    6 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    76 %

     

    Day

    14 °C

     

    Night

    7 °C

     

    Sea

    14 °C

     

    Precipitation

    51 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    8 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    6 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    76 %

    Overview: Ajaccio
    Ajaccio (France) is a place with a mild climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 12 °C (53 °F) in January to 28 °C (82 °F) in August. Sea temperatures are in the following range: 13 °C (56 °F) in February to 24 °C (76 °F) in August. The driest month is July with just 2 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is November with 11 days of rain. Temperatures during the night go from 5 °C (42 °F) in February to 20 °C (67 °F) in July.

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    Last week's weather in Ajaccio

    Average daily temperature during the week of 12 February 2024 - 18 February 2024 was 17 °C (63 °F), average minimal (night) temperature was 7 °C (45 °F). These temperatures are above the long-time average for Ajaccio, being 12 °C (54 °F) for daily temperatures and 5 °C (41 °F) for night temperatures. On average, the temperatures during various times of day (in local time) were recorded as: 7am 9 °C (48 °F), 10am 15 °C (59 °F), 1pm 15 °C (59 °F), 4pm 14 °C (57 °F), 7pm 12 °C (54 °F), 10pm 12 °C (54 °F).

    The week had 7 days without rain. The total precipitation for the week in Ajaccio was 0 mm (0.00 in), which is below the area's average of 12 mm (0.47 in). On average, the cloud coverage during daylight hours (from dawn to dusk) was 12 %.

    An average wind speed of 2.6 m/s was recorded. North-East was the dominant wind direction(s). The atmosferic pressure ranged from 1004 hpa to 1033 hpa. The air in Ajaccio had an average humidity of 69 %.

    During the daytime (from dawn to dusk), there were in average: 10 hours clear skies, 1 hour partially overcast skies and 1 hour overcast skies. At 07:22, on average, the sun rose, and at 17:56, the sun set.

    Weather overview for Ajaccio

    Weather overview

    Ajaccio (France) is a place with a mild climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 12 °C (53 °F) in January to 28 °C (82 °F) in August. Sea temperatures are in the following range: 13 °C (56 °F) in February to 24 °C (76 °F) in August. The driest month is July with just 2 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is November with 11 days of rain. Temperatures during the night go from 5 °C (42 °F) in February to 20 °C (67 °F) in July.

    January weather

    The day temperature reaches its minimum, the value of this measure is 12 °C (53 °F) in Ajaccio, while the sea temperature descents similarly to the previous month, with its value being 14 °C (57 °F). The descent of the number of rainy days can be observed, with its value being 9 days, and the rainfall amount descents similarly to the previous month too, with its value of 58 mm (2.29 in). The descent of the night temperature can be observed, with its value of 6 °C (43 °F).

    February weather

    The descent of the rainfall amount can be observed, with its value of 50 mm (1.96 in) in Ajaccio. The sea temperature is on its minimum, the value of this measure is 13 °C (56 °F), and the night temperature reaches its minimum as well. The beginning of the rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed, its value is 5 hours. The maximum of the humidity is observable, with its value being 78 %.

    March weather

    The beginning of the rise of the day temperature could be noticed, with its value being 14 °C (57 °F) in Ajaccio, and the night temperature starts to rise too, with its value being 7 °C (45 °F). The rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, its value is 6 hours. The number of rainy days starts to descent in this month.

    April weather

    The sea temperature rise's start could be observed, the value of this measure is 15 °C (58 °F) in Ajaccio, while the rise of the day temperature can be observed, the value of this measure is 17 °C (62 °F). The number of rainy days starts to rise, its value is 8 days, and the beginning of the rise of the rainfall amount could be noticed too, the value of this measure is 56 mm (2.20 in). The night temperature rises similarly to the previous month. The rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, with its value of 7 hours.

    May weather

    The day temperature rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 21 °C (69 °F) in Ajaccio, and the sea temperature continues to rise too, with its value of 17 °C (63 °F). The rainfall amount starts to descent, its value is 40 mm (1.58 in), and the number of rainy days starts to descent as well. The dry season slowly starts. The night temperature rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 13 °C (56 °F).

    June weather

    The day temperature continues to rise, with its value of 25 °C (76 °F) in Ajaccio, and the sea temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, with its value being 20 °C (69 °F). The number of rainy days descents similarly to the previous month, its value is 3 days, and the rainfall amount descents similarly to the previous month too. The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to rise, with its value being 10 hours. The tourist season slowly starts in June.

    July weather

    There is pending tourist season in Ajaccio. The sea temperature rises similarly to the previous month, with its value of 23 °C (74 °F), and the day temperature rises similarly to the previous month as well, with its value being 28 °C (82 °F). The minimum of the number of rainy days can be noticed, the value of this measure is 2 days, and the minimum of the rainfall amount can be noticed too, with its value of 8 mm (0.32 in). The maximum of the night temperature is observable, with its value of 20 °C (67 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) reaches its maximum in July.

    August weather

    The maximum of the day temperature can be noticed, with its value being 28 °C (82 °F) in Ajaccio, and the maximum of the sea temperature can be noticed too in August. The tourist season continues, and the dry season is taking place as well this month. The number of rainy days starts to rise, with its value being 2 days. The beginning of the descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed, with its value of 10 hours.

    September weather

    The tourist season is taking place in Ajaccio. The day temperature descent's start could be observed, the value of this measure is 24 °C (75 °F), and the sea temperature descent's start could be observed as well, the value of this measure is 23 °C (73 °F). The number of rainy days continues to rise, and the rainfall amount rises similarly to the previous month too, with its value being 54 mm (2.13 in). The night temperature descent's start could be observed, its value is 17 °C (62 °F).

    October weather

    The day temperature continues to descent, the value of this measure is 20 °C (69 °F) in Ajaccio, and the sea temperature continues to descent as well, the value of this measure is 20 °C (69 °F). The rise of the rainfall amount can be observed, the value of this measure is 86 mm (3.38 in), and the rise of the number of rainy days can be observed as well, with its value of 9 days. The descent of the night temperature can be observed, its value is 14 °C (57 °F). The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, its value is 7 hours.

    November weather

    The descent of the sea temperature can be observed, with its value being 18 °C (64 °F) in Ajaccio, and the day temperature descents similarly to the previous month as well, its value is 16 °C (60 °F). The maximum of the number of rainy days can be noticed, with its value being 11 days, and the rainfall amount reaches its maximum too, with its value of 106 mm (4.16 in). The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed. The descent of the night temperature can be observed, with its value being 10 °C (50 °F).

    December weather

    The descent of the day temperature can be observed, the value of this measure is 13 °C (55 °F) in Ajaccio, and the descent of the sea temperature can be observed too, the value of this measure is 15 °C (59 °F). The beginning of the descent of the rainfall amount could be noticed, with its value being 78 mm (3.08 in), and the beginning of the descent of the number of rainy days could be noticed as well in December. The minimum of the number of sun hours (without clouds) is observable in this month. The wind speed is on its maximum in this month.

    FAQs

    How many sunny hours can I expect in April in Ajaccio?

    There is an average length of sunshine of 7 hours per day in Ajaccio in April.

    Is May part of the dry season in Ajaccio?

    Yes, there is a dry season in May in Ajaccio with just 6 days during the month being rainy.

    Are there good conditions to visit in Ajaccio in June?

    In June in Ajaccio, there are ideal conditions for a vacation. The daily temperatures in this month reach pleasant 25 °C (76 °F). You can expect just 3 days of rain during the month, taking an umbrella is not necessary. A sea temperature of 20 °C (69 °F) can seem colder to some, but others will call it refreshing. The temperature of 17 °C (62 °F) at night may make it better to dine inside or to put on more clothes for a dinner outside.

    Is it hot in July in Ajaccio?

    In Ajaccio in July, you will enjoy nice warm weather, but it will also be pleasant and you probably won't feel hot.

    What is the temperature in Ajaccio during the day in August?

    The average daily temperature in Ajaccio in August is 28 °C (82 °F). The ideal temperature for enjoying sunbathing by the water and a good temperature for other activities. For some people, it will be too hot in the direct sunlight and the stay may not be so pleasant. Don't forget to pack flip-flops, sunscreen, and a hand fan if necessary - it may come in handy.

    What is the sea temperature in September in Ajaccio?

    The sea will reach 23 °C (73 °F) in Ajaccio in September. This warm sea is nice for swimming, maybe cold for some, but most people can spend a long time in it.

    What is the night temperature in October in Ajaccio?

    The average night temperature in Ajaccio in October is 14 °C (57 °F). Nights can be cooler, morning running can be refreshing but choose appropriate clothing, evening outdoor sitting can be pleasant but you can also be cold.

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