The best times to visit Hamburg 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.


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    Weather in Hamburg

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Hamburg vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Hamburg, 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 78.5°F (25.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.9°F (13.8°C) at night.

    Hamburg Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Average
    Low

    Hamburg Temperatures (Celsius)

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    High
    Average
    Low

    “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.

    Hamburg Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Hamburg Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Hamburg 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

    MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan39.436.232.3
    Feb38.734.730.6
    Mar44.438.131.5
    Apr56.64838.8
    May61.854.145.4
    Jun68.159.849.9
    Jul75.566.556.9
    Aug72.56455.1
    Sep66.158.650.8
    Oct5852.246.5
    Nov50.345.941.8
    Dec4642.438.2

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan4.12.30.2
    Feb3.71.5-0.8
    Mar6.93.4-0.3
    Apr13.78.93.8
    May16.612.37.4
    Jun20.115.49.9
    Jul24.219.213.8
    Aug22.517.812.8
    Sep18.914.810.4
    Oct14.411.28.1
    Nov10.27.75.4
    Dec7.85.83.4


     
    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.
    Chanceof Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Hamburg.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan0%00
    Feb0%00
    Mar0%00
    Apr0%00
    May0%00
    Jun0%00
    Jul0%00
    Aug0%00
    Sep0%00
    Oct0%00
    Nov0%00
    Dec0%00

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan000
    Feb000
    Mar000
    Apr000
    May000
    Jun000
    Jul000
    Aug000
    Sep000
    Oct000
    Nov000
    Dec000
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    Humidity and Wind

    Hamburg has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is June (63.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (86.2%).

    Wind in Hamburg is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 10.8 knots (12.4 MPH or 19.9 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 December where average top sustained speeds reach 18 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    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.

    MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
    Jan9.5Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze
    Feb8.1Gentle breeze13.2Significant breeze
    Mar8.7Gentle breeze14.2Significant breeze
    Apr7.8Gentle breeze14.1Significant breeze
    May7.7Gentle breeze14.3Significant breeze
    Jun7.7Gentle breeze14.1Significant breeze
    Jul7.1Gentle breeze13.2Significant breeze
    Aug6.9Light breeze12.8Significant breeze
    Sep6.9Light breeze12Significant breeze
    Oct6.8Light breeze11.4Significant breeze
    Nov8.8Gentle breeze14Significant breeze
    Dec10.8Gentle breeze16.2Significant breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan85.6%
    Feb82.6%
    Mar69.9%
    Apr64.5%
    May66.9%
    Jun63.7%
    Jul64.2%
    Aug67.7%
    Sep76%
    Oct82%
    Nov86.2%
    Dec83.8%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Hamburg?

    Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Mar 17, 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 Dec 11, 2018.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Hamburg, Germany is August, followed by October and July. 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 Hamburg 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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 62.3 in December means 62.3% of the tourists vs. August.


    Overall Hamburg Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 62.9°F (17.2°C) and 42°F (5.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is fairly slow 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. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Hamburg, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 68°F (20°C) and 41°F (5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. 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 too cold this time of year in Hamburg to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 52.4°F (11.3°C) and 33.9°F (1.1°C). These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

     

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