Paris

Paris, France
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by Michal Osmenda
/ CC BY-SA 2.0
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Attractions

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Hotels

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Climate & Best time to visit Paris

Climate in Paris:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
10
9
10
9
9
8
7
8
8
10
10
11

Best time to visit Paris:

Summer (June to August):

  • Summers in Île-de-France are generally warm and pleasant.
  • Daytime temperatures average around 20-25°C (68-77°F), making it suitable for outdoor activities and exploring the city.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall brings cooler temperatures, with daytime highs ranging from 10-15°C (50-59°F).
  • It's a lovely time to visit as the foliage changes, offering scenic views in parks and gardens.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winters in Île-de-France are cold but not extreme.
  • Daytime highs range from 5-7°C (41-45°F), and occasional frost and light snowfall can occur.

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a delightful time with blooming flowers and rising temperatures.
  • Daytime highs range from 10-15°C (50-59°F), making it suitable for outdoor activities.

Money & Prices

Currency in France:

Euro (EUR)

How expensive is a trip to Paris?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
19.16 USD
Fast food meal:
12.88 USD
Mid-range meal:
35.07 USD
Bottle of water:
0.63 USD
Soft drink:
3.62 USD
Cappuccino:
4.88 USD
Local Beer:
8.38 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
2.33 USD
Taxi - 1km:
2.51 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

Festivals & Celebrations

General information

France general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type E (French 2-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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