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.
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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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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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Most humid month in Lancaster is August.

Least humid month in Lancaster is March.

  • Best time to visit The Amish Farm And House in Lancaster
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Central Market in Lancaster
    • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday : Closed
    • Tuesday, Friday, Saturday : 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Best time to visit Landis Valley Museum in Lancaster
    • Everyday : 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Fulton Theatre in Lancaster
    • Everyday : 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM