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Elevation: 200 feet     Latitude: 43 51N     Longitude: 004 24E
Köppen Classification: Mediterran Climate



Under the Köppen Climate Classification climate classification, "dry-summer subtropical" climates are often referred to as "Mediterranean". This climate zone has an an average temperature above 10°C (50°F) in their warmest months, and an average in the coldest between 18 to -3°C (64 to 27°F). Summers tend to be dry with less than one-third that of the wettest winter month, and with less than 30mm (1.18 in) of precipitation in a summer month. Many of the regions with Mediterranean climates have relatively mild winters and very warm summers.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Csa". (Mediterran Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Nimes is 58.0°F (14.4°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 74.0°F (23.3°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 43.0°F (6.1°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Nimes is 107.0°F (41.7°C), which was recorded in June. The lowest recorded temperature in Nimes is 9.0°F (-12.8°C), which was recorded in February.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Nimes is 27.2" (690.9 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is October with 4.2" (106.7 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is July with an average of 1.0" (25.4 mm). In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 73.2 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in October with 8.8 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in July with 2.9 days of rain.

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