The best times to visit Braunton for ideal weather are

May 28th to October 7th

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 Braunton

Temperature

Average temperatures in Braunton 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 27th 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 Braunton, 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 69.5°F (20.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.4°F (13.6°C) at night.

Braunton Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Braunton 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.

Braunton Perceived Temperature (F)

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Braunton Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Braunton 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan4843.638.5
Feb48.543.538.4
Mar52.245.539
Apr57.549.842.4
May60.85447.4
Jun65.758.852.2
Jul68.261.655.6
Aug67.461.255.5
Sep65.358.451.9
Oct60.454.548.7
Nov53.749.243.6
Dec49.344.739.3

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan8.96.43.6
Feb9.26.43.6
Mar11.27.53.9
Apr14.29.95.8
May1612.28.6
Jun18.714.911.2
Jul20.116.413.1
Aug19.716.213.1
Sep18.514.711.1
Oct15.812.59.3
Nov12.19.66.4
Dec9.67.14.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Braunton are April, September, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.

When can you find snow in Braunton? 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 Braunton.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan37%03.6
Feb29%02.7
Mar21%02.1
Apr16%01.5
May24%02.7
Jun25%02.6
Jul31%03.9
Aug32%03.9
Sep19%02.3
Oct31%03.6
Nov42%04.2
Dec39%04.1

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan3709.1
Feb2906.9
Mar2105.3
Apr1603.8
May2406.9
Jun2506.6
Jul3109.9
Aug3209.9
Sep1905.8
Oct3109.1
Nov42010.7
Dec39010.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Braunton has some very humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (70.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (79.7%).

Wind in Braunton is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 12.2 knots (14 MPH or 22.6 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 to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 20.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan12.1Significant breeze19.2Strong breeze
Feb10.7Gentle breeze17.5Strong breeze
Mar10.4Gentle breeze16.8Strong breeze
Apr9.5Gentle breeze15.7Significant breeze
May10.2Gentle breeze16.4Strong breeze
Jun9.2Gentle breeze15.3Significant breeze
Jul9.2Gentle breeze14.9Strong breeze
Aug9.3Gentle breeze15.1Significant breeze
Sep9.1Gentle breeze14.9Strong breeze
Oct9.8Gentle breeze15.8Significant breeze
Nov11.2Significant breeze18.1Strong breeze
Dec12.2Significant breeze19.3Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan79.7%
Feb77.9%
Mar72.8%
Apr70.1%
May71.1%
Jun72.4%
Jul74.3%
Aug75.2%
Sep75.1%
Oct77.6%
Nov78.8%
Dec77.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Braunton?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the United Kingdom; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 06, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Braunton, the United Kingdom is June, followed by May and July. 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 Braunton 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 56.1 in November means 56.1% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Braunton Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 63.8°F (17.7°C) and 50°F (10°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 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 comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 8 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Braunton, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 66.9°F (19.4°C) and 49.6°F (9.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 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 too cold this time of year in Braunton to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 50.5°F (10.3°C) and 46.2°F (7.9°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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