Winter, from December to March, is quite cold: the average temperature in January and February is 6.5 °C (43.5 °F). In winter, there are mild periods, but also cold periods, during which the temperature remains a few degrees above freezing (0 °C or 32 °F).
- Spring, in April and May, is mild, with sunny days becoming quickly more frequent, while the rains become rarer.
- Summer, from June to August, is hot and sunny, and also quite sultry; the heat is felt especially within the city, while a relieving breeze blows from the sea.
- Autumn, from September to November, is initially warm and often sunny in September, but as the weeks pass, the weather fronts of Atlantic origin gradually become more frequent.