Provence enjoys a Mediterranean climate. Summers are hot and dry, with an average temperature of 30°C (86°F).
Winters are cool, averaging temperatures around 5°C (41°F).
The Mistral, a regional wind, blows 120 days a year in the Rhône Valley. This wind cleans and dries the atmosphere, allowing the sun to shine up to 2800 hours per year in the region!