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Humid continental climate is what Gettysburg experiences, owing to its location. The average temperature is around 11.4 degrees Celsius. Pretty much with an extreme climate, you ought to find here summers that are hot and humid and winters that are cold and moist. Thus, neither is a great time to visit. However, the best time to visit Gettysburg is fall or even Spring, that are mild and pleasant unlike the extreme winter and summer. Seldom winters also witness heavy winter storm. The month of February and early-March receive maximum snowfall, while July and August may sometimes be hit by severe thunderstorms.

  • Winter: In the months of December to March, the lowest temperature is around 5.2 degrees Celsius with an average annual snowfall that measures up to 22 inches. The maximum highest temperature is around 11 degrees Celsius and the lowest around -6 degrees Celsius.
  • Summer: The annual high temperature hovers around 17.6 degrees Celsius in the months from June to September.  Maximum temperature is around 30 degrees Celsius and the lowest around 11.6 degrees Celsius.
  • Monsoon: Average annual precipitation of rainfall tends to be around 43.11 inches from the month of March to June. It goes up to its maximum 4.29 of average precipitation in inch, in June.

Climate in Gettysburg

Know weather for your travel dates:

20-Oct-2018
Today 20 Oct

50

31

Breezy and mostly cloudy until afternoon.

Wind:4.53 m/s

Humidity:60%

Precipitation:0.01%

  • Sun 21 Oct
    55 | 38

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Mon 22 Oct
    59 | 39

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Tue 23 Oct
    51 | 30

    Breezy until afternoon and partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Wed 24 Oct
    50 | 31

    Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Thu 25 Oct
    55 | 35

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Oct
    50 | 44

    Light rain overnight.

Month wise Weather in Gettysburg

Average Temperature in Gettysburg by month

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

Average temperature: 36℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Feb

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 19℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Mar

Average temperature: 41℉

Minimum temperature: 16℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Apr

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

May

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Jun

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Jul

Average temperature: 76℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Aug

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Sep

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Oct

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Nov

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

Dec

Average temperature: 37℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Highest temperature in Gettysburg is recorded as 91.4℉ in May, June and July.

Lowest temperature in Gettysburg is recorded as 12.2℉ in January and December.

Average Rain in Gettysburg by Month (in mm)

  • 120
  • 90
  • 60
  • 30 0
Jan

Average Rain: 44.7 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 337.54 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 18.47 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 151.73 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 47.5 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 407.21 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 67.61 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 589.91 mm

May

Average Rain: 82.66 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 921.29 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 36.69 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 407.21 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 104.44 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 568.27 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 80.41 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 284.93 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 33.39 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 332.9 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 68.03 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 662.7 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 30.86 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 250.85 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 44.2 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 320.53 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Gettysburg is 921.29 mm in May.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Gettysburg is February.

Average Humidity in Gettysburg by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Feb

Average Humidity: 58%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Mar

Average Humidity: 60%

Minimum Humidity: 28%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Apr

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 40%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

May

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Jun

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Jul

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Aug

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Sep

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Oct

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Nov

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Dec

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Most humid month in Gettysburg is September.

Least humid month in Gettysburg is February.

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