The best times to visit Armenia for ideal weather are
November 12th to December 30th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
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Weather in Armenia
Average temperatures in Armenia vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 35th 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 Armenia, 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 86.4°F (30.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 62.6°F (17°C) at night.
Armenia Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Armenia Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Armenia Perceived Temperature (F)
Armenia Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Armenia 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Armenia are June, July, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late July. For example, on the week of July 23rd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid November with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of November 12th.
When can you find snow in Armenia? Weather stations report a bit of annual snow likely to be deepest around October, especially close to mid October. The best time to ski (if at all) in Armenia is often around around December 17th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Armenia.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Armenia (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Armenia has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (64.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (72.9%).
Wind in Armenia is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is August, followed by September and July. August’s average wind speed of around 2.2 knots (2.5 MPH or 4 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early March where average top sustained speeds reach 9.5 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Armenia.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||1.7||Barely noticeable||6.7||Light breeze|
|Feb||1.7||Barely noticeable||6.6||Light breeze|
|Mar||1.8||Barely noticeable||7.5||Light breeze|
|Apr||1.8||Barely noticeable||7.2||Gentle breeze|
|May||1.7||Barely noticeable||6.4||Light breeze|
|Jun||1.8||Barely noticeable||7||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||2||Barely noticeable||6.9||Light breeze|
|Aug||2.2||Barely noticeable||7.1||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||2.1||Barely noticeable||7.3||Light breeze|
|Oct||1.9||Barely noticeable||6.8||Light breeze|
|Nov||1.9||Barely noticeable||7.1||Light breeze|
|Dec||1.6||Barely noticeable||6.6||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Armenia?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Colombia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 05, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Armenia, Colombia is April, followed by January and May. 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 Armenia in July. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Armenia Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 83.8°F (28.8°C) and 81.9°F (27.7°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 9 to 12 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 6 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Armenia, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 85.6°F (29.8°C) and 80.8°F (27.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 8 to 13 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 perfect this time of year in Armenia to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 84.7°F (29.3°C) and 81.4°F (27.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 9 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.