Weather Périgueux, Sarlat, Bergerac and Brantôme
Below you will find The weather of the main cities of Dordogne Périgord. This can be very useful, the department is vast and the weather is very often very different from one Périgord to the other. You can frequently have rain in Périgueux and a full sun on Sarlat and Bergerac.
Consult the weather of the 4 major cities of Dordogne: Périgueux, Sarlat, Bergerac and Brantôme and organize your stay according to the vagaries of the weather.
The weather in Périgord Noir
Wind: 2.5 km/h
- Sunday Tomorrow 9 °C
- Monday 12 °C
The weather in Périgord Blanc
Wind: 2.2 km/h
- Sunday Tomorrow 12 °C
- Monday 14 °C
The weather in purple Périgord
Wind: 0.8 km/h
- Sunday Tomorrow 13 °C
- Monday 15 °C
The weather in Périgord Vert
Wind: 2.3 km/h
- Sunday Tomorrow 11 °C
- Monday 14 °C
The climate in the Dordogne
The Périgord enjoys a climate of ocean type, pleasant in all seasons and eminently tempered, thanks to the influence of the sea current called Gulf Stream whose warm waters come to warm the west coast of Europe. However, there are large variations in temperature following the variety of exposures and the soil configuration, hilly or flat, discovered or woody.
From west to East However, the influence of the Atlantic Ocean is diminishing. Périgord is indeed a land of transition between the temperate oceanic climate stricto sensu of Aquitaine and that of the semi-montane climate of the Piedmont of the Massif Central.
- The spring is often rainy but pleasant, the temperatures are mild and when the clouds go away, it offers beautiful days.
- Summer is often dry, the sun is very present. It's pretty hot
- Autumn is a beautiful season, the weather is mild, the humidity makes its return gradually
- Winter is Clement. There's a few jellies. It seldom snows and never in abundance.
There are however significant variations between the North and the south of the department. The North being cooler in the summer and colder in the winter due to the difference in altitude as we get closer to the Massif Central. and locally also depending on sun exposure and vegetation.
The Dordogne department enjoys an average of more than 2000 hours of sunshine, which is higher than the national average. 100 hours correspond to roughly ten days of sunshine. The Périgord thus passes appreciably 200 days under the sun.