The best times to visit Browning for ideal weather are

June 18th to September 9th

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



Other Browning Travel Info

Weather in Browning


Average temperatures in Browning vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 41st 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 Browning, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid July where highs are regularly around 85.1°F (29.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 50.9°F (10.5°C) at night.

Browning Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Browning 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.

Browning Perceived Temperature (F)


Browning Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Browning 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 35.5 24.3 14.9
Feb 35.1 22.5 12.3
Mar 44.3 31.3 21.2
Apr 54.7 40.3 28.1
May 64.4 49.7 36.1
Jun 72.6 58.3 44.6
Jul 84.3 66.9 49.6
Aug 82.7 65.4 48.9
Sep 72.9 56 41.4
Oct 59.2 44.6 32.7
Nov 41.8 29.4 19.2
Dec 33.4 23 12.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 1.9 -4.3 -9.5
Feb 1.7 -5.3 -10.9
Mar 6.8 -0.4 -6
Apr 12.6 4.6 -2.2
May 18 9.8 2.3
Jun 22.6 14.6 7
Jul 29.1 19.4 9.8
Aug 28.2 18.6 9.4
Sep 22.7 13.3 5.2
Oct 15.1 7 0.4
Nov 5.4 -1.4 -7.1
Dec 0.8 -5 -10.8



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Browning are December, March, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January. For example, on the week of January 22nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May to early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.

When can you find snow in Browning? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to late April. The best time to ski (if at all) in Browning is often around around April 23rd 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 Browning.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 2.4 0.3
Feb 4% 3 0.2
Mar 3% 2.6 0.3
Apr 9% 2.8 0.7
May 13% 2.6 1
Jun 19% 0 2.6
Jul 7% 0 0.9
Aug 10% 0 0.9
Sep 8% 1.2 1.1
Oct 4% 2.8 0.5
Nov 6% 2.5 0.4
Dec 2% 2.6 0.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 6.1 0.8
Feb 4 7.6 0.5
Mar 3 6.6 0.8
Apr 9 7.1 1.8
May 13 6.6 2.5
Jun 19 0 6.6
Jul 7 0 2.3
Aug 10 0 2.3
Sep 8 3 2.8
Oct 4 7.1 1.3
Nov 6 6.4 1
Dec 2 6.6 0.5


Humidity and Wind

Browning has some humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (36.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (60.4%).

Wind in Browning is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by November and April. January’s average wind speed of around 14 knots (16.2 MPH or 26 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 January where average top sustained speeds reach 26.6 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 14 Significant breeze 25.8 Very strong breeze
Feb 11.8 Significant breeze 21.9 Strong breeze
Mar 11.8 Significant breeze 22.6 Very strong breeze
Apr 12 Significant breeze 22.3 Very strong breeze
May 10.1 Gentle breeze 19.5 Very strong breeze
Jun 9.8 Gentle breeze 19.3 Strong breeze
Jul 8.8 Gentle breeze 19.2 Very strong breeze
Aug 8.1 Gentle breeze 17.6 Strong breeze
Sep 9.2 Gentle breeze 19.3 Very strong breeze
Oct 10.5 Gentle breeze 20.2 Strong breeze
Nov 12.3 Significant breeze 23.5 Very strong breeze
Dec 11.9 Significant breeze 22.6 Very strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 54.9%
Feb 57.4%
Mar 54.2%
Apr 44.1%
May 44.7%
Jun 48%
Jul 37.5%
Aug 36.8%
Sep 42%
Oct 48.6%
Nov 55.2%
Dec 60.4%


Is it Safe to Travel to Browning?

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 Browning, MT, US is July, followed by June and August. 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 Browning 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

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 46.8 in December means 46.8% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Browning Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 65.5°F (18.6°C) and 30°F (-1.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 4 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 2 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Browning, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 73.9°F (23.3°C) and 34.5°F (1.4°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Browning to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 45.2°F (7.3°C) and 30°F (-1.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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