Best time to visit Nice, France?

Summers are warm and winters mild. It's one of these places where any time of the year is nice (pun intended). If you'd like to work on your tan and enjoy warm days on the beach, go there in August during peak season but be prepared to run into tourists from all around the world. It’s also the busiest month.
Spring is a great time to visit but avoid May unless you’re here for the Festival de Cannes or the Monaco Grand Prix. Our favorite month is ...

Our favorite month to visit Nice is September, right after tourists went back home and when the weather starts to cool down but is still warm enough to enjoy long and quiet days on the beach. Accommodations are also relatively cheap during the month of September.

Picture of Nice, France

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Nice, France is January.

August

Most crowded

January

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Nice, France is November.

$178
JUL
$180
AUG
$128
SEP
$101
OCT
$91
NOV
$99
DEC
$95
JAN
$91
FEB
$92
MAR
$108
APR
$119
MAY
$141
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

07/09 - 07/17
Vacances été 77
08/26 - 09/03
Ferragosto 62
10/21 - 11/05
Toussaint 22.5
12/02 - 12/16
Christmas Shopping & Sunshine
12/23 - 01/06
Noël 43
02/17 - 03/03
Carnaval 20.5
03/28 - 04/08
Easter 43
05/19 - 05/28
Monaco Grand Prix 70
06/23 - 07/07
Price increase 77
09/01 - 09/11
Price increase 56
10/20 - 11/03
Toussaint 2018 14

Weather

In Nice, France, August is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

82
28
JUL
79
26
AUG
74
23
SEP
66
19
OCT
59
15
NOV
54
12
DEC
51
10
JAN
52
11
FEB
56
13
MAR
60
16
APR
67
20
MAY
74
23
JUN
UV index
3
7

0.2
0cm
JUL
0.5
1cm
AUG
1.3
3cm
SEP
3.2
8cm
OCT
5.8
15cm
NOV
1.2
3cm
DEC
0.9
2cm
JAN
2.4
6cm
FEB
1.8
4cm
MAR
1.2
3cm
APR
1.2
3cm
MAY
0.4
1cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter