Located on Irland´s west coast, Galway is a harbor city that lays in the area where the River Corrib and the Atlantic Ocean come together.
Galway is known for being an artistic and historic town with a great deal of culture and lively nightlife. Such characteristics can be seen in notable spots such as its 18th-century Eyre Square, which is a popular meeting spot surrounded by shops and traditional pubs that feature live shows of Irish folk music. Also, the Latin Quarter is an rea that is filled with stone-clad cafes, boutiques and art galleries.
Galway´s art scene is evident in events such as the Galway International Arts Festival in July, and places such as the Galway Arts Centre, and Druid Theatre Company. The restaurants in the area are famous for offering staples of local gastronomy such as fresh local oysters, mussels and other seafood.
The best times to visit Galway are the warm months of May through August. Also during this period, Galway offers remarkable events like the Galway International Arts Festival, Galway Race Week, and the Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Galway. The warmest months in Galway are July and June, when temperatures reach 83 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to 27 ˚F. The wettest month in Galway is October with 10.54 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 1.73 inches of rain.
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