The best times to visit Burnham for ideal weather are

April 30th 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.

 

 


Other Burnham Travel Info

Weather in Burnham

Temperature

Average temperatures in Burnham vary drastically. 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 25th 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 Burnham, the hottest months are July, June, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 86.9°F (30.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63.3°F (17.4°C) at night.

Burnham Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Burnham 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.

Burnham Perceived Temperature (F)

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Burnham Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Burnham 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 36.8 28.3 20.1
Feb 38 28.5 19.2
Mar 51.5 39.6 29.6
Apr 64.6 51.3 39.3
May 75.7 62.3 50
Jun 82.6 70.8 59.8
Jul 86 73.6 62.3
Aug 83.2 70.3 59.5
Sep 77.7 64.2 53.2
Oct 65.9 53 42.8
Nov 53.4 42.1 32.4
Dec 42.7 34.7 27.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 2.7 -2.1 -6.6
Feb 3.3 -1.9 -7.1
Mar 10.8 4.2 -1.3
Apr 18.1 10.7 4.1
May 24.3 16.8 10
Jun 28.1 21.6 15.4
Jul 30 23.1 16.8
Aug 28.4 21.3 15.3
Sep 25.4 17.9 11.8
Oct 18.8 11.7 6
Nov 11.9 5.6 0.2
Dec 5.9 1.5 -2.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Burnham are January, February, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid May with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of May 14th.

When can you find snow in Burnham? 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 Burnham.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Burnham (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 15% 0 2.1
Feb 16% 0 1.8
Mar 19% 0 2.6
Apr 25% 0 3.4
May 27% 0 4
Jun 25% 0 3.7
Jul 25% 0 4
Aug 24% 0 3.8
Sep 21% 0 4.9
Oct 26% 0 4.2
Nov 18% 0 2.8
Dec 24% 0 3.4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 15 0 5.3
Feb 16 0 4.6
Mar 19 0 6.6
Apr 25 0 8.6
May 27 0 10.2
Jun 25 0 9.4
Jul 25 0 10.2
Aug 24 0 9.7
Sep 21 0 12.4
Oct 26 0 10.7
Nov 18 0 7.1
Dec 24 0 8.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Burnham has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (49.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (70.3%).

Wind in Burnham is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 5.4 knots (6.2 MPH or 9.9 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 late March where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 4.1 Light breeze 10.4 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.6 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Mar 5.4 Light breeze 12.2 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.1 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
May 3.7 Barely noticeable 10.2 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.3 Barely noticeable 9.9 Gentle breeze
Jul 2.4 Barely noticeable 8.5 Gentle breeze
Aug 1.9 Barely noticeable 7.2 Gentle breeze
Sep 2.2 Barely noticeable 7.6 Gentle breeze
Oct 2.9 Barely noticeable 8.9 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.5 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze
Dec 4 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 55.8%
Feb 53.8%
Mar 49.5%
Apr 49.2%
May 58.9%
Jun 61.6%
Jul 65%
Aug 70.3%
Sep 69.5%
Oct 66.3%
Nov 60.1%
Dec 64.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Burnham?

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 Burnham, PA, 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 Burnham in October. 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 56.1 in October means 56.1% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Burnham Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 82.3°F (27.9°C) and 41.2°F (5.1°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Burnham, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 82.6°F (28.1°C) and 47.1°F (8.4°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 8 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 far too cold this time of year in Burnham to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 43.1°F (6.2°C) and 33.7°F (0.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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