The best times to visit Denton for ideal weather are

March 12th to May 20th

or

September 17th to November 25th

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

 

 


Other Denton Travel Info

Weather in Denton

Temperature

Average temperatures in Denton vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 38th 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 Denton, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 100.8°F (38.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.2°F (24.6°C) at night.

Denton Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Denton 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.

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Denton Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Denton 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 57 42.9 31.6
Feb 61.2 47 36.4
Mar 70.7 56.9 45.7
Apr 77.2 64.3 53
May 83.9 72.2 61.2
Jun 93.2 82 71.3
Jul 96.2 84.3 73.2
Aug 98.2 85.4 73.6
Sep 90.3 77.4 65.8
Oct 79.7 65.6 53.3
Nov 68.3 54.9 43.4
Dec 58.4 45.3 34.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 13.9 6.1 -0.2
Feb 16.2 8.3 2.4
Mar 21.5 13.8 7.6
Apr 25.1 17.9 11.7
May 28.8 22.3 16.2
Jun 34 27.8 21.8
Jul 35.7 29.1 22.9
Aug 36.8 29.7 23.1
Sep 32.4 25.2 18.8
Oct 26.5 18.7 11.8
Nov 20.2 12.7 6.3
Dec 14.7 7.4 1.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Denton are November, August, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid August. For example, on the week of August 6th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 21st.

When can you find snow in Denton? 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 Denton.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Denton (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 10% 0 2.3
Feb 12% 0 1.7
Mar 14% 0 3.5
Apr 19% 0 3.9
May 23% 0 5.3
Jun 16% 0 4.1
Jul 10% 0 2
Aug 10% 0 1.6
Sep 12% 0 2.8
Oct 16% 0 4.4
Nov 9% 0 2.3
Dec 10% 0 2.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 0 5.8
Feb 12 0 4.3
Mar 14 0 8.9
Apr 19 0 9.9
May 23 0 13.5
Jun 16 0 10.4
Jul 10 0 5.1
Aug 10 0 4.1
Sep 12 0 7.1
Oct 16 0 11.2
Nov 9 0 5.8
Dec 10 0 5.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Denton has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is August (46.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (60.7%).

Wind in Denton is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and February. April’s average wind speed of around 9.7 knots (11.2 MPH or 18 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 early April where average top sustained speeds reach 18.3 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 7.6 Gentle breeze 14.7 Significant breeze
Feb 8.8 Gentle breeze 16.3 Significant breeze
Mar 9.5 Gentle breeze 16.9 Significant breeze
Apr 9.7 Gentle breeze 17.4 Strong breeze
May 8.8 Gentle breeze 16.3 Significant breeze
Jun 8.6 Gentle breeze 16.2 Significant breeze
Jul 6.7 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Aug 6.6 Light breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Sep 6.3 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Oct 7.1 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Nov 7.9 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Dec 7.6 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 51.9%
Feb 54%
Mar 53.6%
Apr 56%
May 60.7%
Jun 54.8%
Jul 50.7%
Aug 46.3%
Sep 52.2%
Oct 54.5%
Nov 54.1%
Dec 57.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Denton?

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 Denton, TX, US is March, followed by May and July. 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 Denton in January. 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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 63.2 in January means 63.2% of the tourists vs. March.

 

 

Overall Denton Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 89.5°F (31.9°C) and 64.3°F (17.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 3 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Denton, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 93.4°F (34.1°C) and 62.3°F (16.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 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 too cold this time of year in Denton to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 64.9°F (18.3°C) and 54.4°F (12.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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