The best times to visit Gosau for ideal weather are

May 21st to October 7th

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

 

 


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Weather in Gosau

Temperature

Average temperatures in Gosau vary greatly. 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 25th 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 Gosau, 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 79.6°F (26.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.4°F (14.1°C) at night.

Gosau Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Gosau 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.

Gosau Perceived Temperature (F)

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Gosau Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Gosau 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 37.6 30.8 25.9
Feb 41.5 32 25.4
Mar 51.1 39.9 32.2
Apr 62.6 49.6 39.4
May 68.2 56.2 47.1
Jun 73.6 62.3 53.8
Jul 77.5 65.7 56.9
Aug 77 65 56.4
Sep 66.8 56.5 49.5
Oct 58.2 47.9 41
Nov 48.2 39.7 33.8
Dec 38.1 31.8 27.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.1 -0.7 -3.4
Feb 5.3 0 -3.7
Mar 10.6 4.4 0.1
Apr 17 9.8 4.1
May 20.1 13.4 8.4
Jun 23.1 16.8 12.1
Jul 25.3 18.7 13.8
Aug 25 18.3 13.6
Sep 19.3 13.6 9.7
Oct 14.6 8.8 5
Nov 9 4.3 1
Dec 3.4 -0.1 -2.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Gosau are November, April, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late October to early November. For example, on the week of October 29th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid June with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.

When can you find snow in Gosau? 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 Gosau.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Gosau (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 27% 0 4
Feb 26% 0 2.8
Mar 32% 0 4
Apr 24% 0 2.6
May 42% 0 5.9
Jun 43% 0 6.8
Jul 38% 0 5.9
Aug 36% 0 6.2
Sep 32% 0 5.3
Oct 27% 0 4.5
Nov 21% 0 2.5
Dec 30% 0 3.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 27 0 10.2
Feb 26 0 7.1
Mar 32 0 10.2
Apr 24 0 6.6
May 42 0 15
Jun 43 0 17.3
Jul 38 0 15
Aug 36 0 15.7
Sep 32 0 13.5
Oct 27 0 11.4
Nov 21 0 6.4
Dec 30 0 8.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Gosau has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (59.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (83.3%).

Wind in Gosau is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and June. April’s average wind speed of around 2.7 knots (3.1 MPH or 5 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early June where average top sustained speeds reach 6.5 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 1.8 Barely noticeable 3.4 Barely noticeable
Feb 2.1 Barely noticeable 4.2 Light breeze
Mar 2.6 Barely noticeable 5.4 Barely noticeable
Apr 2.7 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
May 2.6 Barely noticeable 5.5 Barely noticeable
Jun 2.6 Barely noticeable 5.6 Light breeze
Jul 2.5 Barely noticeable 5.4 Barely noticeable
Aug 2.3 Barely noticeable 5.1 Light breeze
Sep 2 Barely noticeable 4.5 Barely noticeable
Oct 1.9 Barely noticeable 4.2 Light breeze
Nov 1.7 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable
Dec 1.5 Barely noticeable 3.4 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 81.7%
Feb 74.5%
Mar 65.3%
Apr 59.1%
May 64%
Jun 66%
Jul 65.7%
Aug 67.3%
Sep 73.7%
Oct 75.9%
Nov 79.5%
Dec 83.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Gosau?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Austria; 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 Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Gosau, Austria is September, followed by July and January. 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 Gosau in October. 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 63.8 in October means 63.8% of the tourists vs. September.

 

 

Overall Gosau Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 70.9°F (21.6°C) and 46.3°F (7.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 7 to 13 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 the most precipitation with 11 to 13 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Gosau, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 69.9°F (21.1°C) and 40.6°F (4.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 10 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 Gosau to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.3°F (7.9°C) and 35.8°F (2.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 9 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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