Best Time To Visit Austin, Texas

Best Time To Go To Austin

Austin has a humid subtropical climate where the summers tend to be very long and hot and winters tend to be short and mild. If you are visiting Austin for the first time, learn about its season to plan your trip. The following information will help you to judge as to when is the best time to visit Austin.

  • Summer (June to August): The average temperature remains high in this season. Still the scorching heat of the day hours is unable to scare off the tourists from visiting this city. Hence, this off-season is perfect for travelers who avoid crowds.
  • Autumn (September to November): The pleasant weather of this season opens up doors for many outdoor festivals and events.  That’s why, autumn is the peak season in Austin. If you have plans to visit this city in this season, make sure you book your accommodation couple of months back.
  • Winter (December to February): Winter come for a short period of time. The temperature remains mild and snowfall is a rare feature of this season.
  • Spring (March to May): Like autumn, spring is another popular season to visit Austin. The reason is the number of festivals that takes places in this part of the year. As a result, both the hotel deals and flight tickets shoot up.

Hence, if you are budget travelers summer and winter to some extent can be considered as the best time to visit Austin. Otherwise, the peak seasons like spring and autumn are there for your visit. But for these seasons, advance planning is highly recommended.

Climate in Austin

Know weather for your travel dates:

23-May-2018
Today 23 May

91

74

Mostly cloudy in the morning.

Wind:1.08 m/s

Humidity:72%

Precipitation:0%

  • Thu 24 May
    94 | 73

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Fri 25 May
    96 | 73

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Sat 26 May
    97 | 75

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Sun 27 May
    100 | 75

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Mon 28 May
    100 | 74

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Tue 29 May
    102 | 75

    Clear throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Austin

Average Temperature in Austin by month

  • 120℉
  • 90℉
  • 60℉
  • 30℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 19℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Feb

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Mar

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Apr

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

May

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Jun

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 66℉

Maximum temperature: 100℉

Jul

Average temperature: 86℉

Minimum temperature: 68℉

Maximum temperature: 104℉

Aug

Average temperature: 83℉

Minimum temperature: 66℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Sep

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Oct

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Nov

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Dec

Average temperature: 54℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Highest temperature in Austin is recorded as 104℉ in July.

Lowest temperature in Austin is recorded as 19.4℉ in January.

Average Rain in Austin by Month (in mm)

  • 120
  • 90
  • 60
  • 30 0
Jan

Average Rain: 47.5 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 507.86 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 40.98 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 709.15 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 32.02 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 274.08 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 25.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 339.12 mm

May

Average Rain: 35.46 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 314.31 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 31.38 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 366.98 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 9.19 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 78.94 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 113.08 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 2019.12 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 31.07 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 532.67 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 25.47 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 376.25 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 10.73 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 167.21 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 34.31 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 606.98 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Austin is 2019.12 mm in August.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Austin is July.

Average Humidity in Austin by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 36%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Feb

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 41%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Mar

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 31%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Apr

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

May

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Jun

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Jul

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Aug

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Sep

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Oct

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 36%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Nov

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Dec

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 36%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Most humid month in Austin is November.

Least humid month in Austin is July.

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