The best times to visit Brookings for ideal weather are

May 7th 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.

 

 


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Weather in Brookings

Temperature

Average temperatures in Brookings vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 38th 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 Brookings, the hottest months are September, August, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late August to early September where highs are regularly around 71.8°F (22.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 54.7°F (12.6°C) at night.

Brookings Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Brookings 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.

Brookings Perceived Temperature (F)

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Brookings Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Brookings 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 54.7 46.9 41.2
Feb 53.9 47 41.8
Mar 54.9 47.8 42.3
Apr 57.6 49.3 42.9
May 61.9 53.3 47
Jun 67 57.7 50.8
Jul 67.9 58.8 52.8
Aug 67.6 58.9 53.2
Sep 69 59.2 52.7
Oct 64.1 55.8 50
Nov 57.6 50.5 45.1
Dec 52.3 46.1 41

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 12.6 8.3 5.1
Feb 12.2 8.3 5.4
Mar 12.7 8.8 5.7
Apr 14.2 9.6 6.1
May 16.6 11.8 8.3
Jun 19.4 14.3 10.4
Jul 19.9 14.9 11.6
Aug 19.8 14.9 11.8
Sep 20.6 15.1 11.5
Oct 17.8 13.2 10
Nov 14.2 10.3 7.3
Dec 11.3 7.8 5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Brookings are August, July, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early July. For example, on the week of July 2nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid December with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of December 17th.

When can you find snow in Brookings? 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 Brookings.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Brookings (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 29% 0 6.7
Feb 30% 0 5.8
Mar 31% 0 7.4
Apr 25% 0 5.2
May 15% 0 2
Jun 12% 0 2.4
Jul 2% 0 0.1
Aug 1% 0 0.2
Sep 8% 0 2.1
Oct 25% 0 4.9
Nov 38% 0 9.3
Dec 43% 0 10.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 29 0 17
Feb 30 0 14.7
Mar 31 0 18.8
Apr 25 0 13.2
May 15 0 5.1
Jun 12 0 6.1
Jul 2 0 0.3
Aug 1 0 0.5
Sep 8 0 5.3
Oct 25 0 12.4
Nov 38 0 23.6
Dec 43 0 25.7

 

Humidity and Wind

Brookings has some very humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (71.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (78.2%).

Wind in Brookings is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is December, followed by June and May. December’s average wind speed of around 4.6 knots (5.3 MPH or 8.5 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid June where average top sustained speeds reach 13.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 3.5 Barely noticeable 9.4 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.2 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.5 Light breeze 11.6 Gentle breeze
Apr 4 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
May 4.5 Light breeze 11.4 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.5 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Jul 3.1 Barely noticeable 8.7 Gentle breeze
Aug 2.9 Barely noticeable 8.6 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.4 Barely noticeable 8.9 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.7 Barely noticeable 9.5 Gentle breeze
Nov 4 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.6 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 73.5%
Feb 76%
Mar 76.1%
Apr 71.7%
May 72.8%
Jun 71.9%
Jul 77.5%
Aug 78.2%
Sep 73.4%
Oct 72.4%
Nov 76.5%
Dec 74.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Brookings?

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 Brookings, OR, US is August, followed by July 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 Brookings in December. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 55.1 in December means 55.1% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Brookings Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 63°F (17.2°C) and 53.7°F (12.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 9 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 the least precipitation with 0 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Brookings, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 71.8°F (22.1°C) and 55.5°F (13.1°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 12 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 Brookings to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.2°F (13.4°C) and 50.7°F (10.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 13 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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