The best times to visit Central Carinthia for ideal weather are

mid July

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 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)


“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.

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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 16.2 12.5 8.3
Feb 14.1 10.2 5.6
Mar 18.6 15.1 10.8
Apr 25.4 22.2 17.7
May 31.6 28.8 24.7
Jun 38.5 35.5 31.2
Jul 42.2 39 34.3
Aug 42.3 39.3 34.9
Sep 34.8 32 28.3
Oct 30.2 27.4 23.8
Nov 25.2 22.2 18.8
Dec 17.1 13.6 9.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -8.8 -10.8 -13.2
Feb -9.9 -12.1 -14.7
Mar -7.4 -9.4 -11.8
Apr -3.7 -5.4 -7.9
May -0.2 -1.8 -4.1
Jun 3.6 1.9 -0.4
Jul 5.7 3.9 1.3
Aug 5.7 4.1 1.6
Sep 1.6 0 -2.1
Oct -1 -2.6 -4.6
Nov -3.8 -5.4 -7.3
Dec -8.3 -10.2 -12.7



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.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 46% 83.1 6.7
Feb 41% 86.6 4.8
Mar 44% 86.3 6.2
Apr 29% 89.1 3.7
May 38% 95.6 4.4
Jun 45% 84.8 4.9
Jul 46% 64.9 6.1
Aug 35% 50.1 4.6
Sep 31% 42.2 4
Oct 24% 30.4 4.4
Nov 31% 45.9 4.5
Dec 45% 77.7 6.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 46 211.1 17
Feb 41 220 12.2
Mar 44 219.2 15.7
Apr 29 226.3 9.4
May 38 242.8 11.2
Jun 45 215.4 12.4
Jul 46 164.8 15.5
Aug 35 127.3 11.7
Sep 31 107.2 10.2
Oct 24 77.2 11.2
Nov 31 116.6 11.4
Dec 45 197.4 15.5


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.

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 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
Jan 72.1%
Feb 72.4%
Mar 72.3%
Apr 79.4%
May 85.4%
Jun 87.6%
Jul 85.7%
Aug 82.4%
Sep 83.9%
Oct 73%
Nov 69.5%
Dec 72.3%


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

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 63.8 in October means 63.8% of the tourists vs. September.



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.


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