The best times to visit Fowey for ideal weather are

June 11th 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.



Other Fowey Travel Info

Weather in Fowey


Average temperatures in Fowey vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 15th 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 Fowey, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 67.6°F (19.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 52.3°F (11.3°C) at night.

Fowey Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Fowey 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.

Fowey Perceived Temperature (F)


Fowey Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Fowey 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 46.4 42.2 37.4
Feb 46.8 41.7 36.8
Mar 50.4 43.7 37.3
Apr 55.4 47.6 40
May 59 51.6 44.2
Jun 63.5 56.1 48.4
Jul 65.8 58.8 51.7
Aug 65.1 58.2 50.6
Sep 63.3 56 48.6
Oct 58 52.4 45.6
Nov 51.7 47.1 42.2
Dec 47.5 43.1 38.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8 5.7 3
Feb 8.2 5.4 2.7
Mar 10.2 6.5 2.9
Apr 13 8.7 4.4
May 15 10.9 6.8
Jun 17.5 13.4 9.1
Jul 18.8 14.9 10.9
Aug 18.4 14.6 10.3
Sep 17.4 13.3 9.2
Oct 14.4 11.3 7.6
Nov 10.9 8.4 5.7
Dec 8.6 6.2 3.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Fowey are April, September, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.

When can you find snow in Fowey? 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 Fowey.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 51% 0 6.1
Feb 38% 0 4.4
Mar 31% 0 3.3
Apr 25% 0 2.7
May 31% 0 3.7
Jun 27% 0 3.4
Jul 33% 0 4.5
Aug 41% 0 5.1
Sep 25% 0 2.9
Oct 39% 0 5.7
Nov 53% 0 6.3
Dec 50% 0 6.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 51 0 15.5
Feb 38 0 11.2
Mar 31 0 8.4
Apr 25 0 6.9
May 31 0 9.4
Jun 27 0 8.6
Jul 33 0 11.4
Aug 41 0 13
Sep 25 0 7.4
Oct 39 0 14.5
Nov 53 0 16
Dec 50 0 15.7


Humidity and Wind

Fowey has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (78.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (87.6%).

Wind in Fowey is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 11.4 knots (13.1 MPH or 21.1 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late December where average top sustained speeds reach 19.3 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 11.3 Significant breeze 17.7 Strong breeze
Feb 10.8 Gentle breeze 17 Strong breeze
Mar 10.5 Gentle breeze 16.4 Strong breeze
Apr 9.4 Gentle breeze 14.7 Significant breeze
May 9.8 Gentle breeze 14.8 Strong breeze
Jun 8.8 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Jul 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.4 Strong breeze
Aug 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Sep 8.7 Gentle breeze 13.4 Strong breeze
Oct 9.4 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Nov 10.8 Gentle breeze 17.3 Strong breeze
Dec 11.4 Significant breeze 17.9 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 87.6%
Feb 85.9%
Mar 80.4%
Apr 78.4%
May 80.6%
Jun 81.6%
Jul 84.7%
Aug 86.3%
Sep 85.5%
Oct 86.9%
Nov 87.3%
Dec 85.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Fowey?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are travel warnings for the United Kingdom; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Nov 27, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Fowey, the United Kingdom is July, followed by May and September. 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 Fowey in November. 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 39.7 in November means 39.7% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Fowey Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 62°F (16.7°C) and 47.8°F (8.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 8 to 10 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 8 to 13 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Fowey, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 64.9°F (18.3°C) and 47.7°F (8.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 8 to 16 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 too cold this time of year in Fowey to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 48.4°F (9.1°C) and 44.6°F (7°C). On average, it rains or snows a very great amount: 11 to 16 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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