The best times to visit Burford for ideal weather are

June 11th to September 16th

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

 

 


Other Burford Travel Info

Weather in Burford

Temperature

Average temperatures in Burford vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 21st 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 Burford, 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 70.8°F (21.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 51.3°F (10.7°C) at night.

Burford Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Burford 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.

Burford Perceived Temperature (F)

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Burford Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Burford 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)
Jan43.238.532.9
Feb4438.733.1
Mar49.641.934.5
Apr56.547.238.3
May60.251.742.9
Jun65.556.747.9
Jul69.660.251
Aug67.559.151
Sep63.655.447.2
Oct5750.443.2
Nov4944.138
Dec43.939.434

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan6.23.60.5
Feb6.73.70.6
Mar9.85.51.4
Apr13.68.43.5
May15.710.96.1
Jun18.613.78.8
Jul20.915.710.6
Aug19.715.110.6
Sep17.6138.4
Oct13.910.26.2
Nov9.46.73.3
Dec6.64.11.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Burford 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 is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late December with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of December 24th.

When can you find snow in Burford? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Burford is often around around November 19th 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 Burford.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan29%5.83.3
Feb26%1.22.3
Mar16%0.81.7
Apr12%01.2
May25%02.8
Jun22%02.5
Jul23%03.3
Aug25%02.8
Sep15%01.8
Oct24%02.7
Nov35%0.83.5
Dec30%03.2

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2914.78.4
Feb2635.8
Mar1624.3
Apr1203
May2507.1
Jun2206.4
Jul2308.4
Aug2507.1
Sep1504.6
Oct2406.9
Nov3528.9
Dec3008.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Burford has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (71% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (89.7%).

Wind in Burford is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and February. December’s average wind speed of around 11.8 knots (13.6 MPH or 21.9 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 late December where average top sustained speeds reach 19.3 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan11.7Significant breeze18Strong breeze
Feb11.1Significant breeze16.7Significant breeze
Mar11Significant breeze16.6Strong breeze
Apr10.3Gentle breeze15.4Significant breeze
May10.3Gentle breeze15.8Strong breeze
Jun9.1Gentle breeze14Significant breeze
Jul9.3Gentle breeze14.5Strong breeze
Aug9.6Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze
Sep9.3Gentle breeze14.2Strong breeze
Oct10.1Gentle breeze15.3Significant breeze
Nov11Significant breeze16.9Strong breeze
Dec11.8Significant breeze18.3Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan87%
Feb84.4%
Mar76.8%
Apr72.8%
May72.8%
Jun73%
Jul71%
Aug75.4%
Sep77.7%
Oct84.8%
Nov89.7%
Dec89.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Burford?

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 Burford, the United Kingdom is July, followed by August 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 Burford 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 65.1 in November means 65.1% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Burford Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 62.9°F (17.2°C) and 47°F (8.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 8 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 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Burford, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 65.5°F (18.6°C) and 44.7°F (7.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 10 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 Burford to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 47°F (8.3°C) and 41.3°F (5.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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