Best Time To Visit Louisville - Time To Go To Louisville

Louisville has a subtropical, humid climate and the weather you will find extreme temperatures in Louisville. The whole region is also known for Tornado occurrences and it is always wise to check for weather forecast before planning a trip here.

  • Summer: Mid-May to September: It is the summer season with hot and humid weather and you can expect temperature of 32 to 38 degrees Celsius. This season is also the wettest of all months. Louisville is known for some of the hottest days in the region and the highest number of hot days in Kentucky.
  • Fall season: October and November is the Fall season and is a very good season to visit Louisville as the average temperature remains around 15degrees Celsius.
  • Winter Season: December to February is winter season and also an offseason in Louisville with January being the coldest month with temperatures going down to -3 degrees Celsius. Heavy snowfall, Sleet and rains are quite common.
  • Spring: Mid-March to Mid-May constitutes the spring season in Louisville. March has an average of 14 degrees Celsius while the temperature can rise to mid 20 degrees Celsius around May. Rainfall is quiet common during spring.

The best time to visit Louisville is during the Fall and Spring season. Summers can be quite an experience in Louisville, provided you can bear with the rains.

Climate in Louisville

Know weather for your travel dates:

18-Jul-2018
Today 18 Jul

90

74

Partly cloudy until afternoon.

Wind:1.46 m/s

Humidity:53%

Precipitation:0.01%

  • Thu 19 Jul
    90 | 72

    Rain in the morning and overnight.

  • Fri 20 Jul
    85 | 71

    Rain in the morning and afternoon.

  • Sat 21 Jul
    80 | 71

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 22 Jul
    84 | 71

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Mon 23 Jul
    90 | 73

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Tue 24 Jul
    90 | 72

    Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

Month wise Weather in Louisville

Average Temperature in Louisville by month

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

Average temperature: 41℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Feb

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 18℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Mar

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Apr

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

May

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jun

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jul

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Aug

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Sep

Average temperature: 69℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Oct

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Nov

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 75℉

Dec

Average temperature: 37℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Highest temperature in Louisville is recorded as 93.2℉ in July.

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

Average Rain in Louisville by Month (in mm)

  • 320
  • 240
  • 160
  • 80 0
Jan

Average Rain: 66.83 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 314.31 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 29.08 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 320.53 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 63.03 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 701.41 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 73.14 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 673.55 mm

May

Average Rain: 87.71 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 548.15 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 55.23 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 436.66 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 52.79 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 407.21 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 45.9 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 348.39 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 71.27 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1158.18 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 65.28 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 568.27 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 36.08 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 387.1 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 311.57 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 2149.14 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Louisville is 2149.14 mm in December.

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

Average Humidity in Louisville by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 48%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Feb

Average Humidity: 59%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Mar

Average Humidity: 56%

Minimum Humidity: 34%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Apr

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 32%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

May

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Jun

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Jul

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Aug

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Sep

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Oct

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Nov

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Dec

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 41%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Most humid month in Louisville is September.

Least humid month in Louisville is March.

Best time to visit Louisville Attractions in July

  • Best time to visit Louisville Mega Cavern in Louisville
    • Monday - Saturday : 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
    • Sunday : 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Louisville Slugger Museum And Factory in Louisville
    • Monday - Saturday : 09:30 AM to 04:00 PM
    • Sunday : 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville
    • Monday - Saturday : 09:30 AM to 04:00 PM
    • Sunday : 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Churchill Downs in Louisville
    • Tuesday : Closed
    • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday : 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM