The best times to visit Branson for ideal weather are

April 2nd to June 3rd


September 10th to October 28th

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



Other Branson Travel Info

Weather in Branson


Average temperatures in Branson vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 54th 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 Branson, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 90.6°F (32.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.4°F (23°C) at night.

Branson Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Branson 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.

Branson Perceived Temperature (F)


Branson Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Branson 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 46.9 36 27.7
Feb 43.1 31.5 23.1
Mar 58.8 47.3 39.1
Apr 69.8 59 50.7
May 74.8 65.3 57.8
Jun 84.3 74.9 67.5
Jul 87.3 78.2 70.8
Aug 87 75.8 66.7
Sep 81 70.4 62.5
Oct 71.1 60 51.3
Nov 56.9 46.4 38.6
Dec 50.6 41.9 35.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8.3 2.2 -2.4
Feb 6.2 -0.3 -4.9
Mar 14.9 8.5 3.9
Apr 21 15 10.4
May 23.8 18.5 14.3
Jun 29.1 23.8 19.7
Jul 30.7 25.7 21.6
Aug 30.6 24.3 19.3
Sep 27.2 21.3 16.9
Oct 21.7 15.6 10.7
Nov 13.8 8 3.7
Dec 10.3 5.5 2.1


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 Branson.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0


Humidity and Wind

Branson has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is March (31.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (76.5%).

Wind in Branson is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by April and November. February’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8.1 MPH or 13 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late April where average top sustained speeds reach 15 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 5.5 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Feb 7 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Mar 5.4 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Apr 6.3 Light breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
May 5.4 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Jun 4.8 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.9 Barely noticeable 10.4 Significant breeze
Aug 3.6 Barely noticeable 9.9 Gentle breeze
Sep 4 Light breeze 9.3 Significant breeze
Oct 4.9 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Nov 5.9 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Dec 5.7 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 50.7%
Feb 50.3%
Mar 31.9%
Apr 54.4%
May 68.6%
Jun 73%
Jul 76.5%
Aug 66.9%
Sep 69.2%
Oct 61.9%
Nov 56.1%
Dec 73.3%


Is it Safe to Travel to Branson?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Dec 04, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Branson, MO, US is July, followed by August and February. 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 Branson 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 41.4 in November means 41.4% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Branson Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 77°F (25°C) and 38.3°F (3.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Branson, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86.8°F (30.4°C) and 48.5°F (9.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. 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 Branson to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 58.5°F (14.7°C) and 34.3°F (1.3°C). These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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