Best Time To Visit Rotterdam - Time To Go To Rotterdam

The city has 2 major seasons with varying Spring and Autumn. Summers are rather hot and wet while the winters occasionally have snowfall. Rotterdam has a temperate oceanic climate and the weather is milder than its neighboring cities.

  • Summer: June to September is high season with an average of 20 degrees Celsius or more. The highest recorded temperature in Rotterdam can touch around 34 degrees Celsius. July and August also have a high amount of rainfall. Most of the festivals in the city take place during this season.
  • Autumn: October- November is the autumn season with a temperature of around 10-12 degrees Celsius.
  • Winter: December to February is the winter season with January being the coldest month. Temperatures do fall occasionally well below zero with relative snowfall. However, for most parts of the winter season, the temperature varies from 3-5 degrees Celsius.
  • Spring: March to May is spring season with a mild rise in temperature and an average of around 13 to 15 degrees Celsius. Springs are known for blooming flowers and is the perfect season to visit the city if you love nature.

The best time to visit Rotterdam is during the Spring and Summer season when the temperature is pleasant. 

Climate in Rotterdam

Know weather for your travel dates:

19-Oct-2018
Today 19 Oct

60

48

Mostly cloudy until evening.

Wind:0.7 m/s

Humidity:86%

Precipitation:0%

  • Sat 20 Oct
    62 | 52

    Partly cloudy overnight.

  • Sun 21 Oct
    56 | 49

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 22 Oct
    58 | 56

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Tue 23 Oct
    61 | 54

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 24 Oct
    57 | 52

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 25 Oct
    52 | 44

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Rotterdam

Average Temperature in Rotterdam by month

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

Average temperature: 36℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 48℉

Feb

Average temperature: 41℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 54℉

Mar

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

Apr

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 30℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

May

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Jun

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jul

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Aug

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Sep

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Oct

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Nov

Average temperature: 45℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Dec

Average temperature: 41℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 52℉

Highest temperature in Rotterdam is recorded as 86℉ in May.

Lowest temperature in Rotterdam is recorded as 21.2℉ in January.

Average Rain in Rotterdam by Month (in mm)

  • 120
  • 90
  • 60
  • 30 0
Jan

Average Rain: 42.36 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 342.17 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 48.16 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 382.46 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 33.91 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 303.46 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 14.91 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 86.69 mm

May

Average Rain: 18.43 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 173.43 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 29.31 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 274.08 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 88.65 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 775.72 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 52.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 642.58 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 112.62 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 843.87 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 45.65 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 345.28 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 60.59 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 414.95 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 8.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 71.2 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Rotterdam is 843.87 mm in September.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Rotterdam is December.

Average Humidity in Rotterdam by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Feb

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Mar

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Apr

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

May

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Jun

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Jul

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Aug

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Sep

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Oct

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Nov

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Dec

Average Humidity: 91%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Most humid month in Rotterdam is December.

Least humid month in Rotterdam is June.

Best time to visit Rotterdam Attractions in October

  • Best time to visit Market Hall in Rotterdam
    • Monday - Saturday : 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
    • Sunday : 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Diergaarde Blijdorp in Rotterdam
    • Everyday : 09:30 AM to 03:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Erasmusbrug in Rotterdam
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Euromast in Rotterdam
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM