The best times to visit Haltwhistle for ideal weather are

June 25th to August 26th

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



Other Haltwhistle Travel Info

Weather in Haltwhistle


Average temperatures in Haltwhistle 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 far less temperate than some — in the 6th 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 Haltwhistle, 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 64.7°F (18.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 49.5°F (9.7°C) at night.

Haltwhistle Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Haltwhistle 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.

Haltwhistle Perceived Temperature (F)


Haltwhistle Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Haltwhistle 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 40.1 36.3 32.5
Feb 41 36.6 32.3
Mar 44.6 38.8 33.3
Apr 50.9 43.5 36.4
May 54.8 47.8 40.5
Jun 60.2 53 45.6
Jul 63.2 56.1 49.4
Aug 61.4 55.1 48.9
Sep 58 51.7 45.6
Oct 52.2 47 41.5
Nov 45.6 41.4 36.8
Dec 40.6 36.4 31.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 4.5 2.4 0.3
Feb 5 2.6 0.2
Mar 7 3.8 0.7
Apr 10.5 6.4 2.4
May 12.7 8.8 4.7
Jun 15.7 11.7 7.6
Jul 17.3 13.4 9.7
Aug 16.3 12.8 9.4
Sep 14.4 10.9 7.6
Oct 11.2 8.3 5.3
Nov 7.6 5.2 2.7
Dec 4.8 2.4 -0.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Haltwhistle are April, February, 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 early to mid April. For example, on the week of April 9th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid August with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of August 13th.

When can you find snow in Haltwhistle? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around October, especially close to late October to early November. The best time to ski (if at all) in Haltwhistle is often around around October 22nd 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 Haltwhistle.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 40% 5.8 5.7
Feb 30% 2.5 2.9
Mar 31% 1.1 3
Apr 26% 3.6 2.8
May 35% 0 3.8
Jun 30% 0 3.9
Jul 43% 0 5.4
Aug 46% 0 5.6
Sep 31% 0 4.1
Oct 40% 21.3 5.2
Nov 42% 5.5 5.5
Dec 37% 3.4 5.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 40 14.7 14.5
Feb 30 6.4 7.4
Mar 31 2.8 7.6
Apr 26 9.1 7.1
May 35 0 9.7
Jun 30 0 9.9
Jul 43 0 13.7
Aug 46 0 14.2
Sep 31 0 10.4
Oct 40 54.1 13.2
Nov 42 14 14
Dec 37 8.6 14.5


Humidity and Wind

Haltwhistle has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (75.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (93.7%).

Wind in Haltwhistle is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by March and December. January’s average wind speed of around 11.9 knots (13.7 MPH or 22.1 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 early to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 20.5 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 11.9 Significant breeze 18.8 Strong breeze
Feb 10.5 Gentle breeze 16.8 Significant breeze
Mar 11.5 Significant breeze 18.1 Strong breeze
Apr 10.1 Gentle breeze 16.4 Significant breeze
May 10.8 Gentle breeze 17.2 Strong breeze
Jun 8.7 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Jul 8.7 Gentle breeze 14.4 Strong breeze
Aug 8.9 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Sep 9.7 Gentle breeze 15.7 Strong breeze
Oct 10 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Nov 10.9 Gentle breeze 17.7 Strong breeze
Dec 11.2 Significant breeze 18.4 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 92.5%
Feb 88.8%
Mar 84%
Apr 78.2%
May 75.8%
Jun 77.3%
Jul 80.6%
Aug 84%
Sep 85.5%
Oct 88.9%
Nov 92.3%
Dec 93.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Haltwhistle?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 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 Sep 06, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Haltwhistle, the United Kingdom is June, followed by February and May. 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 Haltwhistle 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

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 58 in December means 58% of the tourists vs. June.



Overall Haltwhistle Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 59°F (15°C) and 43°F (6.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 8 to 11 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 brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 9 to 14 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Haltwhistle, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 60.2°F (15.7°C) and 41.6°F (5.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 9 to 13 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 too cold this time of year in Haltwhistle to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 43°F (6.1°C) and 38.4°F (3.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 13 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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