Saint-Étienne

Saint-Étienne, France
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Climate & Best time to visit Saint-Étienne

Climate in Saint-Étienne:

Number of rainy days:

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F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
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Best time to visit Saint-Étienne:

Alpine Areas (Grenoble, Chamonix):

  • Summer (June to August): Alpine areas have milder summers with daytime temperatures ranging from 20-25°C (68-77°F) due to higher altitudes. It's a popular time for outdoor activities like hiking and mountain sports.
  • Winter (December to February): Winters in the Alps bring cold temperatures with average daytime highs between 0-5°C (32-41°F) and abundant snowfall, making it a prime season for skiing and winter sports.

Central and Southern Areas (Lyon, Clermont-Ferrand):

  • Summer (June to August): Summers are warmer with daytime temperatures ranging from 25-30°C (77-86°F), sometimes higher in urban areas. It's suitable for exploring cities and enjoying outdoor activities.
  • Winter (December to February): Winters are cooler but generally milder compared to the Alps, with daytime temperatures averaging around 5-10°C (41-50°F).

Money & Prices

Currency in France:

Euro (EUR)

How expensive is a trip to Saint-Étienne?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
14.52 USD
Fast food meal:
12.29 USD
Mid-range meal:
22.34 USD
Bottle of water:
0.35 USD
Soft drink:
2.98 USD
Cappuccino:
1.81 USD
Local Beer:
3.35 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.57 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.92 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.

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General information

France general information:

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

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