Average Weather in July in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur France
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 70°F to 73°F, rarely falling below 60°F or exceeding 81°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 2°F, from 51°F to 53°F, rarely falling below 44°F or exceeding 58°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 53°F on July 30.
For reference, on August 5, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur typically range from 53°F to 73°F, while on January 18, the coldest day of the year, they range from 22°F to 36°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in July
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on July. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in July
Terrace, Canada (5,091 miles away); Osburn, Idaho, United States (5,169 miles); and Upper Bear Creek, Colorado, United States (5,233 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur (view comparison).
The month of July in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 31% to 27%. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 25% on July 21.
The clearest day of the month is July 21, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 75% of the time.
For reference, on May 8, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 54%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 75%.
Cloud Cover Categories in July
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is essentially constant, remaining around 17% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 28% on May 8, and its lowest chance is 16% on July 6.
Probability of Precipitation in July
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during July in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is essentially constant, remaining about 1.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.9 inches or falling below 0.2 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 1.2 inches on July 24.
Average Monthly Rainfall in July
Over the course of July in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 48 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 36 seconds, and weekly decrease of 11 minutes, 15 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 14 hours, 43 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 15 hours, 31 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is 5:53 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 26 minutes later at 6:20 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 9:24 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 22 minutes earlier at 9:03 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur during 2019, but it neither starts nor ends during July, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:50 AM and sets 15 hours, 35 minutes later, at 9:24 PM, while on December 22, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:09 AM and sets 8 hours, 48 minutes later, at 4:58 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is essentially constant during July, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 24, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in July
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 5.7 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 14, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.3 miles per hour, while on September 17, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.4 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during July is 5.8 miles per hour on July 13.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
The growing season in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur typically lasts for 5.9 months (180 days), from around April 25 to around October 22, rarely starting before April 6 or after May 17, and rarely ending before October 5 or after November 10.
The month of July in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in July
The average accumulated growing degree days in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur are increasing during July, increasing by 374°F, from 421°F to 795°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 7.4 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during July is 7.6 kWh on July 6.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in July
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur are 44.683 deg latitude, 6.083 deg longitude, and 3,819 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,844 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,679 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (7,976 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,717 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is covered by cropland (60%) and trees (24%), within 10 miles by trees (30%) and grassland (22%), and within 50 miles by trees (45%) and grassland (18%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 7 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Château-Arnoux-Saint-Auban Airport (23%, 69 kilometers, south); Grenoble-Isère Airport (17%, 96 kilometers, northwest); Chambéry Airport (13%, 107 kilometers, north); Montélimar-Ancône (12%, 108 kilometers, west); Orange-Caritat (11%, 114 kilometers, southwest); Cuneo International Airport (13%, 123 kilometers, east); and Turin Caselle Airport (11%, 136 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .