Mont Aigoual (2)
Severe weather conditions are sometimes recorded:
Maximum Temperature : 28.2 °C in 1947;
Minimum Temperature : -28 °C in 1956;
Maximum wind speed : 360 km/h on November 6, 1966;
Maximum rain in 24 hours: 607 mm from 6 p.m. on 30th to 6 p.m. on October 31, 1963;
Maximum snow during one year : 10.24 metres;
Frozen days: 144;
High temperature days (> 25 °C) : 0;
Rain days: 170;
High wind days (> 16 m/s) : 265;
Fog days: 241;
Days with snow: 116.
When the sky is clear, it is possible to see the Mediterranean Sea, the Pyrenees, and also the Alps and Mont Blanc in particular. The summit is accessible by car from a variety of converging surfaced approaches.