Best Time To Visit Hamilton, Canada

Best Time To Go To Hamilton

The climate in Hamilton is relatively moderate compared to the other cities in Canada. It is characterized by humidity that makes summer temperatures feel hotter than they are.

  • Summers: The average temperature in July is approximately 22 degree Celsius with very high humidity that can aggravate the discomfort and smog conditions. This is also a high season for tourists.
  • Winters: The average temperature during peak winter is about -5 degree Celsius. The winter snowfall greatly varies but on an average stays in the range of 50 inches. Months of December to March are the winter months that are perhaps the coldest with temperature variations observed between lower city and escarpment area. This is basically off-season in Hamilton.
  • Spring: Spring months in Hamilton are between April to June when the weather is pleasant for all the outdoor activities. The fall months of September and October are pleasant too.

So, the best time to visit Hamilton is during spring, in the months of April to June.

Climate in Hamilton

Know weather for your travel dates:

25-May-2018
Today 25 May

79

58

Partly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:2.83 m/s

Humidity:63%

Precipitation:0.02%

  • Sat 26 May
    73 | 61

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Sun 27 May
    84 | 62

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Mon 28 May
    73 | 58

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 29 May
    73 | 65

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Wed 30 May
    73 | 62

    Light rain starting in the evening.

  • Thu 31 May
    67 | 57

    Light rain overnight.

Month wise Weather in Hamilton

Average Temperature in Hamilton by month

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

Average temperature: 30℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 45℉

Feb

Average temperature: 33℉

Minimum temperature: 16℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Mar

Average temperature: 32℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 57℉

Apr

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

May

Average temperature: 52℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Jun

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jul

Average temperature: 69℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Aug

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Sep

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Oct

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Nov

Average temperature: 39℉

Minimum temperature: 18℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Dec

Average temperature: 31℉

Minimum temperature: 10℉

Maximum temperature: 50℉

Highest temperature in Hamilton is recorded as 87.8℉ in September.

Lowest temperature in Hamilton is recorded as 6.8℉ in January.

Average Rain in Hamilton by Month (in mm)

  • 160
  • 120
  • 80
  • 40 0
Jan

Average Rain: 45.55 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 295.72 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 32.07 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 287.98 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 63.28 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 500.12 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 119.43 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1094.72 mm

May

Average Rain: 127.71 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1009.56 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 80.2 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 850.09 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 53.34 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 486.22 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 43.75 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 351.5 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 27.25 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 309.68 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 62.39 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 695.25 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 45.31 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 317.42 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 42.4 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 363.87 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Hamilton is 1094.72 mm in April.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Hamilton is September.

Average Humidity in Hamilton by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Feb

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Mar

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Apr

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

May

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Jun

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Jul

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Aug

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Sep

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Oct

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Nov

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Dec

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Most humid month in Hamilton is January.

Least humid month in Hamilton is June.

Best time to visit Hamilton Attractions in May

  • Best time to visit African Lion Safari in Hamilton
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM
    Note: Holidays : 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
  • Best time to visit Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Hamilton
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Dundurn Castle in Hamilton
    • Monday : Closed
    • Tuesday - Sunday : 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Hmcs Haida National Historic Site in Hamilton
    • Monday - Wednesday ( 17th May to 31st May ) : Closed
    • Everyday ( 1st May to 16th May ) : 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
    • Thursday - Sunday ( 17th May to 31st May ) : 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM