high season: July to September
low season: April, November to December
shoulder season: January to March, May to June, October
Weather InformationQuebec City experiences four distinct seasons. Summer can be warm, especially in July and August. Fall brings pleasant and cooler weather. Winter can be chilly, even cold, with heavy snow in February and March. Spring brings occasional showers and mild temperatures.
Crowd InformationThe summer tends to be the busiest time to visit. Many festivals also attract large crowds, including the Carnaval de Québec in January and February, the Quebec City Summer Festival in July, and the Quebec City SAQ New France Festival in August.
Closure InformationHotels, restaurants, and most attractions remain open year-round.
When to SaveThe least expensive times to visit are in the early spring and late fall, while prices rise in the high season because of an increase in demand.
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