The best times to visit Dilijan for ideal weather are
May 28th to September 23rd
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Dilijan Travel Guide
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Weather in Dilijan
Average temperatures in Dilijan vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th 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 Dilijan, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid August where highs are regularly around 74.3°F (23.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.9°F (14.4°C) at night.
Dilijan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Dilijan 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.
Dilijan Perceived Temperature (F)
Dilijan Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Dilijan 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 Dilijan are December, September, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early September. For example, on the week of September 3rd 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 Dilijan? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to late February and early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Dilijan is often around around December 3rd 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 Dilijan.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Dilijan (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
Dilijan has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is March (59.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (68%).
Wind in Dilijan is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is January, followed by March and December. January’s average wind speed of around 4.5 knots (5.2 MPH or 8.4 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 early to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 9.5 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Dilijan.
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||4.5||Light breeze||8.4||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||3.9||Barely noticeable||7.8||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||4.4||Light breeze||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||3.6||Barely noticeable||7.5||Gentle breeze|
|May||3||Barely noticeable||6.5||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||3||Barely noticeable||6.1||Light breeze|
|Jul||3.8||Barely noticeable||6.7||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||3.9||Barely noticeable||7||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||3.8||Barely noticeable||6.9||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||3.4||Barely noticeable||6.8||Light breeze|
|Nov||3.8||Barely noticeable||7||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||4||Light breeze||7.5||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Dilijan?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Armenia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. 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 Dilijan, Armenia 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 Dilijan in December. 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 Dilijan Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 65.1°F (18.4°C) and 35°F (1.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 6 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 2 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Dilijan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 71.5°F (21.9°C) and 39.4°F (4.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 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 Dilijan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 37.4°F (3°C) and 27°F (-2.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.