The best times to visit Ardmore for ideal weather are

May 21st to September 30th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Ardmore Travel Info

Weather in Ardmore

Temperature

Average temperatures in Ardmore vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 25th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Ardmore, the hottest months are July, August, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 65.6°F (18.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.7°F (13.2°C) at night.

Ardmore Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Ardmore Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Ardmore Perceived Temperature (F)

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Ardmore Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Ardmore Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 47.9 44.1 39.9
Feb 48.3 44.1 40.2
Mar 50.1 45.1 40.5
Apr 53.9 48.4 43.9
May 57.5 52.1 47.5
Jun 62.2 56.6 51.7
Jul 64.4 59 54.6
Aug 64.1 58.8 54.3
Sep 61.9 56.8 52.3
Oct 57.9 53.6 49.3
Nov 51.9 48 43.8
Dec 48 44.4 40.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8.8 6.7 4.4
Feb 9.1 6.7 4.6
Mar 10.1 7.3 4.7
Apr 12.2 9.1 6.6
May 14.2 11.2 8.6
Jun 16.8 13.7 10.9
Jul 18 15 12.6
Aug 17.8 14.9 12.4
Sep 16.6 13.8 11.3
Oct 14.4 12 9.6
Nov 11.1 8.9 6.6
Dec 8.9 6.9 4.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Ardmore are September, May, and then April. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid March. For example, on the week of March 12th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 15th.

When can you find snow in Ardmore? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Ardmore.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Ardmore (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 37% 0 3.9
Feb 30% 0 3.5
Mar 22% 0 2.5
Apr 21% 0 2
May 20% 0 2.6
Jun 27% 0 3.8
Jul 32% 0 4.1
Aug 27% 0 3.5
Sep 17% 0 1.9
Oct 34% 0 5.2
Nov 33% 0 3.8
Dec 31% 0 4.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 37 0 9.9
Feb 30 0 8.9
Mar 22 0 6.4
Apr 21 0 5.1
May 20 0 6.6
Jun 27 0 9.7
Jul 32 0 10.4
Aug 27 0 8.9
Sep 17 0 4.8
Oct 34 0 13.2
Nov 33 0 9.7
Dec 31 0 10.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Ardmore has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (76.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (82.4%).

Wind in Ardmore is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 14 knots (16.1 MPH or 25.8 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late December where average top sustained speeds reach 23.6 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Ardmore.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 13.8 Significant breeze 21.9 Strong breeze
Feb 12.7 Significant breeze 20.2 Strong breeze
Mar 12.3 Significant breeze 19.4 Strong breeze
Apr 11.3 Significant breeze 17.5 Strong breeze
May 12 Significant breeze 18.3 Strong breeze
Jun 10.6 Gentle breeze 16.6 Significant breeze
Jul 10.6 Gentle breeze 17.1 Strong breeze
Aug 11.4 Significant breeze 18.1 Strong breeze
Sep 10.6 Gentle breeze 16.4 Strong breeze
Oct 11.9 Significant breeze 18.6 Strong breeze
Nov 13.2 Significant breeze 20.7 Strong breeze
Dec 14 Significant breeze 21.5 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 81.2%
Feb 80.9%
Mar 76.9%
Apr 77.2%
May 76.5%
Jun 77.7%
Jul 80.3%
Aug 80.1%
Sep 81%
Oct 82.1%
Nov 82.4%
Dec 80.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Ardmore?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Ireland; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 04, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Ardmore, Ireland is July, followed by August and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Ardmore in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 45.2 in November means 45.2% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Ardmore Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 60.5°F (15.8°C) and 49°F (9.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see moderate precipitation with 8 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Ardmore, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 62.8°F (17.1°C) and 47.6°F (8.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 10 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Ardmore to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.4°F (9.7°C) and 47°F (8.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 12 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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