Best Time To Visit Franz Josef Glacier - Time To Go To Franz Josef Glacier

The city of Franz Josef experiences a temperate and a warm climate that brings rainfall throughout the entire year. March is the wettest month while February is the driest month. The average annual temperature is 11.5 degree Celsius.

  • Summer (December - February): Summers in Franz Josef are warm and humid with a little rainfall. The month of February is the warmest with the temperature of 16.8 degree Celsius.
  • Autumn (March - May): The autumn season starts as warm and slowly as the season progresses there is a dip in the temperature scale marking the beginning of winter.
  • Winter (June - August): Winter in Franz Josef is mild and on the colder side. July is the coldest month of the year with the annual average temperature of about 5.8 degree Celsius.
  • Spring (September - November): As the season of winter ends, there is a rise in the mercury level and as the spring comes in, the flowers start blooming to their fullest.

The peak season to visit Franz Josef is during the summer when the temperature is relatively mild and on the warmer side. But the real action in Franz Josef begins in winter with all the snow activities coming live. So the best time to visit Franz Josef is during this season and the prices of the accommodations are also moderate.

Some of the major festivals that are celebrated in Franz Josef include Christmas, New Year, and Easter.

Climate in Franz Josef Glacier

Know weather for your travel dates:

21-Jul-2018
Today 21 Jul

48

35

Heavy rain throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon.

Wind:5.36 m/s

Humidity:89%

Precipitation:4.33%

  • Sun 22 Jul
    35 | 32

    Mixed precipitation in the morning and afternoon.

  • Mon 23 Jul
    43 | 31

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 24 Jul
    42 | 27

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Wed 25 Jul
    41 | 26

    Mostly cloudy overnight.

  • Thu 26 Jul
    41 | 33

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 27 Jul
    42 | 29

    Snow (2–6 cm.) starting in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Franz Josef Glacier

Average Temperature in Franz Josef Glacier by month

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

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Feb

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Mar

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Apr

Average temperature: 54℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

May

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Jun

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Jul

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Aug

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Sep

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Oct

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Nov

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Dec

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Highest temperature in Franz Josef Glacier is recorded as 86℉ in January, February, March and December.

Lowest temperature in Franz Josef Glacier is recorded as 23℉ in July.

Average Humidity in Franz Josef Glacier by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Feb

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Mar

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Apr

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

May

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Jun

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Jul

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Aug

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Sep

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Oct

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Nov

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Dec

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Most humid month in Franz Josef Glacier is July.

Least humid month in Franz Josef Glacier is January.

Best time to visit Franz Josef Glacier Attractions in July