Best Time To Visit Lancaster

The city has a humid continental climate.

  • Spring (March to May): This season sees cold, overcast days with occasional rains. There are sunny days every once in a while. Temperatures range from 3 to 15-degrees Celsius.
  • Summer (June to August): Summer is the peak tourist season in Lancaster, all thanks to gorgeous sunshine in these months. The mercury rises upward to around 35-degrees Celsius. Expect crowds if visiting during this time.
  • Autumn (September to November): The sun starts disappearing around this time. It starts getting cooler as the temperatures fall to 8-degrees and below. Once or twice, the mercury may drop to zero. Tourists numbers reduce around this time.
  • Winter (December to March): Winter is cold and harsh in Lancaster. The mercury is usually between -4 and 0-degrees Celsius. Snows are generally highest around January. It is best to avoid visiting in this season unless you are fond of snowfall and the cold.
21-Nov-2018
Today 21 Nov

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Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

Wind:4.09 m/s

Humidity:66%

Precipitation:0.02%

  • Thu 22 Nov
    29 | 18

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Fri 23 Nov
    37 | 26

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Sat 24 Nov
    51 | 42

    Rain starting in the afternoon.

  • Sun 25 Nov
    51 | 44

    Partly cloudy overnight.

  • Mon 26 Nov
    49 | 37

    Rain in the morning.

  • Tue 27 Nov
    43 | 33

    Clear throughout the day.

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Jan

Average temperature: 36℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Feb

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 19℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Mar

Average temperature: 40℉

Minimum temperature: 16℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Apr

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

May

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jun

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Jul

Average temperature: 76℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Aug

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Sep

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Oct

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Nov

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Dec

Average temperature: 36℉

Minimum temperature: 14℉

Maximum temperature: 57℉

Highest temperature in Lancaster is recorded as 93.2℉ in June.

Lowest temperature in Lancaster is recorded as 12.2℉ in January.

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Jan

Average Rain: 41.61 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 286.45 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 20.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 178.06 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 55.79 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 554.31 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 68.59 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 566.68 mm

May

Average Rain: 60.48 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 551.2 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 44.85 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 427.33 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 94.6 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 698.3 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 86.81 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 433.55 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 35.09 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 326.68 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 50.65 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 444.4 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 34.47 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 407.21 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 42.66 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 301.93 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Lancaster is 698.3 mm in July.

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

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Jan

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Feb

Average Humidity: 63%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Mar

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 28%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Apr

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

May

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Jun

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Jul

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Aug

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Sep

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Oct

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Nov

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Dec

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Most humid month in Lancaster is August.

Least humid month in Lancaster is March.

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    • Tuesday, Friday, Saturday : 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM
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    • Everyday : 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
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