The climate in Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climate diagrams on this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station of Saint Pierre and Miquelon at an altitude of 7m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Climate zone: Moderate zone of the northern hemisphere

It rarely gets really warm up here. Due to the warmer temperatures, the best time for traveling is from June to October. Less attractive are the cold months from November to April.
Duration of daylight and sunshine in Saint Pierre and Miquelon
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Long-term development of temperatures from 1990 - 2022

In contrast to single record values, long-term development cannot simply be brought about by all weather stations in the country. Both the number and the locations are constantly changing. An average value would give a distorted result. If several measuring stations in particularly cold mountain or coastal regions are added in one year, the average would decrease as a result of this alone. If a station fails during the summer or winter months, it does not provide any values and distorts the average again. The subsequent long-term development was therefore reduced to only 1 measuring points in order to have comparable data over as long a period as possible.

In the years 1990 to 2022, there were only these 1 weather stations in the whole country, which reported continuous temperature values (St. Pierre). From these weather reports, we have created a long-term development that shows the monthly average temperatures. The hottest month in this entire period was August 2012 at 18.6 °C. February 1994 was the coldest month with an average temperature of -6.3 °C.

The average annual temperature was about 4.8 °C in the years after 1990 and about 6.4 °C in the last years before 2022. So in less than 33 years, it has increased by about 1.6 °C. This trend only applies to the selected 1 weather stations in Saint Pierre and Miquelon. A considerably more comprehensive evaluation of global warming has been provided separately.

Long-term development of temperatures in Saint Pierre and Miquelon

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