Best Time To Visit Cork, Ireland

Best Time To Go To Cork

The weather in Cork is mild and is known to be unpredictable even though it rains almost all year round.

The city is foggy during mornings and during winter. Despite this, Cork is also one of Ireland's sunniest cities.

  • Winter: November, December, January and February is winter with January being the coldest.
  • Spring: March, April and May is spring season and is one of the best times to visit Cork.
  • Summer: June, July, August and September is summer.

Rainfall is heaviest from October to January.

Climate in Cork

Know weather for your travel dates:

22-May-2018
Today 22 May

65

49

Partly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:2.02 m/s

Humidity:75%

Precipitation:0.01%

  • Wed 23 May
    69 | 56

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 24 May
    69 | 56

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 25 May
    68 | 59

    Rain starting in the evening.

  • Sat 26 May
    64 | 59

    Rain in the morning.

  • Sun 27 May
    71 | 60

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Mon 28 May
    70 | 60

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Cork

Average Temperature in Cork by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 54℉

Feb

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 57℉

Mar

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Apr

Average temperature: 48℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

May

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Jun

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Jul

Average temperature: 59℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

Aug

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Sep

Average temperature: 54℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Oct

Average temperature: 52℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Nov

Average temperature: 46℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Dec

Average temperature: 45℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 54℉

Highest temperature in Cork is recorded as 73.4℉ in June.

Lowest temperature in Cork is recorded as 32℉ in January, February, March, April and November.

Average Humidity in Cork by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 88%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Feb

Average Humidity: 88%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Mar

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Apr

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

May

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Jun

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jul

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Aug

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Sep

Average Humidity: 88%

Minimum Humidity: 79%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Oct

Average Humidity: 92%

Minimum Humidity: 78%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Nov

Average Humidity: 90%

Minimum Humidity: 79%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Dec

Average Humidity: 90%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Most humid month in Cork is October.

Least humid month in Cork is April.

Best time to visit Cork Attractions in May

  • Best time to visit Youghal in Cork
    • Everyday : 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Blarney Castle in Cork
    • Saturday : Closed
    • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday : 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Fota Wildlife Park in Cork
    • Everyday : 11:00 AM to 05:00 PM
    Note: Last entry: 5:00 pm Gate closes: 6:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Cork City Gaol in Cork
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM