The best times to visit Blue Earth for ideal weather are

May 14th 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 Blue Earth Travel Info

Weather in Blue Earth


Average temperatures in Blue Earth vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 42nd 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 Blue Earth, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 84°F (28.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63.9°F (17.7°C) at night.

Blue Earth Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Blue Earth Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Blue Earth Perceived Temperature (F)


Blue Earth Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Blue Earth 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 24.1 15.1 7.2
Feb 26.4 17 9.4
Mar 43.3 33.4 26.2
Apr 57.8 46 37.1
May 72.1 59.3 49.1
Jun 79.8 68.8 59.5
Jul 83.3 72.4 62.6
Aug 80.8 69.7 60.1
Sep 75.8 62.3 51.7
Oct 60.8 49.2 40
Nov 45.2 35.1 26.9
Dec 27.8 19.8 12.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -4.4 -9.4 -13.8
Feb -3.1 -8.3 -12.6
Mar 6.3 0.8 -3.2
Apr 14.3 7.8 2.8
May 22.3 15.2 9.5
Jun 26.6 20.4 15.3
Jul 28.5 22.4 17
Aug 27.1 20.9 15.6
Sep 24.3 16.8 10.9
Oct 16 9.6 4.4
Nov 7.3 1.7 -2.8
Dec -2.3 -6.8 -10.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Blue Earth are January, February, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Blue Earth? 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 Blue Earth.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 1% 0 0.1
Feb 2% 0 0.3
Mar 8% 0 1
Apr 17% 0 2.5
May 20% 0 3.1
Jun 27% 0 4.3
Jul 16% 0 2.9
Aug 15% 0 2.4
Sep 15% 0 2.4
Oct 13% 0 1.9
Nov 4% 0 0.5
Dec 5% 0 0.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 1 0 0.3
Feb 2 0 0.8
Mar 8 0 2.5
Apr 17 0 6.4
May 20 0 7.9
Jun 27 0 10.9
Jul 16 0 7.4
Aug 15 0 6.1
Sep 15 0 6.1
Oct 13 0 4.8
Nov 4 0 1.3
Dec 5 0 1.3


Humidity and Wind

Blue Earth has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (48.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (70.5%).

Wind in Blue Earth is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by May and January. April’s average wind speed of around 11.8 knots (13.5 MPH or 21.8 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 early May where average top sustained speeds reach 22.1 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 11.3 Significant breeze 19.6 Strong breeze
Feb 10.9 Gentle breeze 18.4 Strong breeze
Mar 10.8 Gentle breeze 18.9 Strong breeze
Apr 11.8 Significant breeze 20.4 Strong breeze
May 11.3 Significant breeze 20.6 Strong breeze
Jun 8.9 Gentle breeze 17.8 Strong breeze
Jul 7 Gentle breeze 14.2 Strong breeze
Aug 6.3 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Sep 7.7 Gentle breeze 15.3 Strong breeze
Oct 9.4 Gentle breeze 17.4 Strong breeze
Nov 10.9 Gentle breeze 18.9 Strong breeze
Dec 10.3 Gentle breeze 17.7 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 66%
Feb 64.7%
Mar 62.9%
Apr 50.7%
May 48.2%
Jun 55.9%
Jul 60.7%
Aug 64.4%
Sep 56.4%
Oct 52.7%
Nov 57.9%
Dec 70.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Blue Earth?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; 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 Sep 23, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Blue Earth, MN, US is April, followed by June 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 Blue Earth 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

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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 54.2 in November means 54.2% of the tourists vs. April.



Overall Blue Earth Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 77.3°F (25.2°C) and 27.2°F (-2.7°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 6 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 most precipitation with 5 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Blue Earth, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 36.2°F (2.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 5 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 far too cold this time of year in Blue Earth to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 28.9°F (-1.7°C) and 23.3°F (-4.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 2 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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