The best times to visit Furtwangen for ideal weather are

May 28th to September 16th

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

 

 


Other Furtwangen Travel Info

Weather in Furtwangen

Temperature

Average temperatures in Furtwangen 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 28th 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 Furtwangen, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 81.6°F (27.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.3°F (13.5°C) at night.

Furtwangen Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Furtwangen 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.

Furtwangen Perceived Temperature (F)

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Furtwangen Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Furtwangen 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 38.7 34.1 29.2
Feb 37.5 31.2 25
Mar 52 41.8 32.5
Apr 58.1 48.5 38.6
May 65 55.1 45.4
Jun 73.4 63 52.5
Jul 77.8 67.1 56.1
Aug 76.3 65.3 55
Sep 67.5 57.7 48.9
Oct 58.4 50.5 43.4
Nov 47.7 42 36.3
Dec 40.7 34.8 29.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.7 1.2 -1.6
Feb 3.1 -0.4 -3.9
Mar 11.1 5.4 0.3
Apr 14.5 9.2 3.7
May 18.3 12.8 7.4
Jun 23 17.2 11.4
Jul 25.4 19.5 13.4
Aug 24.6 18.5 12.8
Sep 19.7 14.3 9.4
Oct 14.7 10.3 6.3
Nov 8.7 5.6 2.4
Dec 4.8 1.6 -1.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Furtwangen are March, February, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early March. For example, on the week of March 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early May with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of April 30th.

When can you find snow in Furtwangen? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to late December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Furtwangen is often around around December 24th 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 Furtwangen.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Furtwangen (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 26% 1.5 2.2
Feb 16% 0.9 1.5
Mar 13% 0.8 1.2
Apr 30% 0 3.5
May 29% 0 3.6
Jun 20% 0 3.1
Jul 27% 0 4.2
Aug 21% 0 2.3
Sep 21% 0 2.2
Oct 23% 0 2.4
Nov 25% 0.4 3.7
Dec 17% 7.1 2.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 26 3.8 5.6
Feb 16 2.3 3.8
Mar 13 2 3
Apr 30 0 8.9
May 29 0 9.1
Jun 20 0 7.9
Jul 27 0 10.7
Aug 21 0 5.8
Sep 21 0 5.6
Oct 23 0 6.1
Nov 25 1 9.4
Dec 17 18 5.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Furtwangen has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (63.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (91.7%).

Wind in Furtwangen is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and March. April’s average wind speed of around 4.1 knots (4.7 MPH or 7.6 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 late March where average top sustained speeds reach 11.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 2.8 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze
Feb 3.6 Barely noticeable 8.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.9 Barely noticeable 9 Light breeze
Apr 4.1 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
May 4 Light breeze 9.4 Light breeze
Jun 3.7 Barely noticeable 8.7 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.6 Barely noticeable 8.6 Light breeze
Aug 3 Barely noticeable 8.3 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.2 Barely noticeable 7.7 Light breeze
Oct 2.6 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze
Nov 2.9 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
Dec 2.6 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 88.7%
Feb 77.6%
Mar 66.3%
Apr 66.9%
May 69%
Jun 65.7%
Jul 63.5%
Aug 66.4%
Sep 73%
Oct 83.8%
Nov 88.3%
Dec 91.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Furtwangen?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Germany; 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 Oct 07, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Furtwangen, Germany is June, followed by February and October. 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 Furtwangen 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

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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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 48.4 in December means 48.4% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Furtwangen Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68.2°F (20.1°C) and 46.2°F (7.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 9 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 6 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Furtwangen, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 73.3°F (22.9°C) and 40.5°F (4.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 8 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Furtwangen to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.2°F (7.9°C) and 32.6°F (0.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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