The best times to visit Gimhae for ideal weather are

April 16th to July 1st

or

September 3rd to October 28th

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

 

 


Other Gimhae Travel Info

Weather in Gimhae

Temperature

Average temperatures in Gimhae vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 56th 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 Gimhae, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 88.4°F (31.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76°F (24.4°C) at night.

Gimhae Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Gimhae 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.

Gimhae Perceived Temperature (F)

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Gimhae Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Gimhae 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 44.8 35.6 27.1
Feb 48.9 40.1 31.5
Mar 56.3 47.3 38.7
Apr 64.8 55.9 47.5
May 73.8 65.2 57.2
Jun 78.3 71.5 66
Jul 83.7 77.8 73
Aug 86.2 79.6 74.2
Sep 80.3 72.4 65.7
Oct 72.5 62.6 54.1
Nov 60 50.4 42.2
Dec 47.8 38.8 30.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 7.1 2 -2.7
Feb 9.4 4.5 -0.3
Mar 13.5 8.5 3.7
Apr 18.2 13.3 8.6
May 23.2 18.4 14
Jun 25.7 21.9 18.9
Jul 28.7 25.4 22.8
Aug 30.1 26.4 23.4
Sep 26.8 22.4 18.7
Oct 22.5 17 12.3
Nov 15.6 10.2 5.7
Dec 8.8 3.8 -0.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Gimhae are January, November, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Gimhae? 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 Gimhae.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Gimhae (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 0% 0 0
Feb 2% 0 0.3
Mar 3% 0 0.6
Apr 5% 0 1.4
May 4% 0 1.1
Jun 3% 0 0.8
Jul 9% 0 5.9
Aug 7% 0 2.6
Sep 3% 0 0.7
Oct 1% 0 0.2
Nov 0% 0 0.1
Dec 1% 0 0.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 2 0 0.8
Mar 3 0 1.5
Apr 5 0 3.6
May 4 0 2.8
Jun 3 0 2
Jul 9 0 15
Aug 7 0 6.6
Sep 3 0 1.8
Oct 1 0 0.5
Nov 0 0 0.3
Dec 1 0 0.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Gimhae has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is January (36.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (73.4%).

Wind in Gimhae is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and May. April’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8.1 MPH or 13 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 April where average top sustained speeds reach 13.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Max Sustained Wind
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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 6.1 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 6.2 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Mar 6.7 Light breeze 12.5 Gentle breeze
Apr 7 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
May 6.6 Light breeze 12.7 Gentle breeze
Jun 6.5 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
Jul 6.5 Light breeze 12.1 Gentle breeze
Aug 6.5 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Sep 6.1 Light breeze 11.5 Gentle breeze
Oct 5.6 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.7 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
Dec 6 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 36.5%
Feb 43.9%
Mar 46.5%
Apr 50.2%
May 56.6%
Jun 65.5%
Jul 73.4%
Aug 69%
Sep 64.3%
Oct 56%
Nov 51.6%
Dec 42.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Gimhae?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for South Korea; 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 03, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Gimhae, South Korea is January, followed by May and April. 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 Gimhae 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 73.7 in December means 73.7% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Gimhae Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 76.3°F (24.6°C) and 52°F (11.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with roughly 1 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Gimhae, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 81.9°F (27.7°C) and 54.9°F (12.7°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 Gimhae to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 52.5°F (11.4°C) and 43°F (6.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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