The best times to visit Central Carinthia for ideal weather are
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Central Carinthia Travel Guide
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Weather in Central Carinthia
Average temperatures in Central Carinthia vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold all year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the bottom 1 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 Central Carinthia, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 44.4°F (6.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 35.7°F (2.1°C) at night.
Central Carinthia Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Central Carinthia Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Central Carinthia Perceived Temperature (F)
Central Carinthia Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Central Carinthia 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Central Carinthia are October, April, 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 early October. For example, on the week of October 1st there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early December with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of December 3rd.
When can you find snow in Central Carinthia? Weather stations report far greater snow than most tourist destinations snow through most of the year likely to be deepest around May, especially close to late May to early June. The best time to ski (if at all) in Central Carinthia is often around around December 17th 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 Central Carinthia.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Central Carinthia (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Central Carinthia has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is November (69.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (87.6%).
Wind in Central Carinthia is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is February, followed by January and December. February’s average wind speed of around 18.7 knots (21.5 MPH or 34.6 KPH) is considered “a fresh 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 27.2 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Central Carinthia.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||18.7||Strong breeze||25.1||Very strong breeze|
|Feb||18.7||Strong breeze||24.7||Very strong breeze|
|Mar||16.9||Significant breeze||22.4||Very strong breeze|
|Apr||14.3||Significant breeze||19.4||Strong breeze|
|May||14.1||Significant breeze||18.8||Very strong breeze|
|Jun||12.6||Significant breeze||17.2||Strong breeze|
|Jul||12.3||Significant breeze||17.3||Very strong breeze|
|Aug||11.3||Significant breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Sep||13.9||Significant breeze||18.5||Very strong breeze|
|Oct||15.3||Significant breeze||20||Strong breeze|
|Nov||18.1||Strong breeze||23.9||Very strong breeze|
|Dec||18.2||Strong breeze||24.3||Very strong breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Central Carinthia?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Austria; 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 Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Central Carinthia, Austria is September, followed by July and January. 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 Central Carinthia 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
Overall Central Carinthia Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 35.1°F (1.7°C) and 17.1°F (-8.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 9 to 14 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have cold weather with high temperatures that are still jacket weather. These months see moderate precipitation with 11 to 14 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Central Carinthia, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 35.7°F (2.1°C) and 21.3°F (-5.9°C), which will feel very chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 8 to 9 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 Central Carinthia to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 19.6°F (-6.9°C) and 12.2°F (-11°C). On average, it rains or snows a very great amount: 12 to 14 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.