The best times to visit Chesapeake City for ideal weather are

April 23rd to June 24th

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



Other Chesapeake City Travel Info

Weather in Chesapeake City


Average temperatures in Chesapeake City 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 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 Chesapeake City, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 89.8°F (32.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.6°F (20.9°C) at night.

Chesapeake City Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Chesapeake City 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.

Chesapeake City Perceived Temperature (F)


Chesapeake City Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Chesapeake City 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 41.3 32.1 23.9
Feb 43.9 33.7 24.8
Mar 53.2 42.1 32.2
Apr 66.2 54.1 43
May 77.3 65.6 55.2
Jun 83.8 73.3 62.8
Jul 88.6 78.6 69
Aug 84.9 75 65.2
Sep 80.4 69.4 59.5
Oct 68.3 57.7 47.8
Nov 57.1 46.3 36.2
Dec 49.4 40.7 32.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 5.2 0.1 -4.5
Feb 6.6 0.9 -4
Mar 11.8 5.6 0.1
Apr 19 12.3 6.1
May 25.2 18.7 12.9
Jun 28.8 22.9 17.1
Jul 31.4 25.9 20.6
Aug 29.4 23.9 18.4
Sep 26.9 20.8 15.3
Oct 20.2 14.3 8.8
Nov 13.9 7.9 2.3
Dec 9.7 4.8 0.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Chesapeake City are November, July, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early July. For example, on the week of July 2nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Chesapeake City? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Chesapeake City is often around around January 29th 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 Chesapeake City.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 21% 3.7 4
Feb 28% 3.5 2.9
Mar 25% 2.6 4.2
Apr 25% 0 4.1
May 27% 0 3.5
Jun 34% 0 7.5
Jul 19% 0 4.4
Aug 21% 0 4.9
Sep 19% 0 3.8
Oct 23% 0 5.1
Nov 18% 0 2.8
Dec 26% 2.4 4.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 21 9.4 10.2
Feb 28 8.9 7.4
Mar 25 6.6 10.7
Apr 25 0 10.4
May 27 0 8.9
Jun 34 0 19.1
Jul 19 0 11.2
Aug 21 0 12.4
Sep 19 0 9.7
Oct 23 0 13
Nov 18 0 7.1
Dec 26 6.1 11.4


Humidity and Wind

Chesapeake City has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (50.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (64.4%).

Wind in Chesapeake City is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and February. April’s average wind speed of around 8.6 knots (9.9 MPH or 15.9 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 18.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 7.5 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Feb 8.2 Gentle breeze 16.5 Significant breeze
Mar 8.5 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Apr 8.6 Gentle breeze 16.5 Significant breeze
May 6.8 Light breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Jun 6.6 Light breeze 14.3 Significant breeze
Jul 6.1 Light breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Aug 5.8 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Sep 6 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Oct 7 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Nov 6.9 Light breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Dec 7.2 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 55.2%
Feb 51.8%
Mar 50.9%
Apr 50.6%
May 61.8%
Jun 61.7%
Jul 61.5%
Aug 63.2%
Sep 64.4%
Oct 63.4%
Nov 56%
Dec 62.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Chesapeake City?

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 Chesapeake City, MD, 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 Chesapeake City 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 somewhat 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 Chesapeake City Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 82.8°F (28.2°C) and 45.6°F (7.6°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 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 quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 6 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Chesapeake City, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 84.7°F (29.3°C) and 52.6°F (11.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 7 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 Chesapeake City to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 50°F (10°C) and 35.8°F (2.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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