The best times to visit Harrachov for ideal weather are
April 9th to April 29th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Harrachov Travel Guide
Other Harrachov Travel Info
Weather in Harrachov
Average temperatures in Harrachov vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold all year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the bottom 1 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 Harrachov, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 57.7°F (14.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 48.2°F (9°C) at night.
Harrachov Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Harrachov Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Harrachov Perceived Temperature (F)
Harrachov Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Harrachov 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Harrachov are April, October, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid December with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of December 10th.
When can you find snow in Harrachov? Weather stations report far greater snow than most tourist destinations snow through most of the year likely to be deepest around February, especially close to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Harrachov is often around around February 12th 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 Harrachov.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Harrachov (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Harrachov has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (79.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (91.8%).
Wind in Harrachov is usually very strong. The windiest month is December, followed by November and January. December’s average wind speed of around 21.6 knots (24.8 MPH or 39.9 KPH) is considered “a fresh 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 35.7 knots, which is considered gale force winds.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Harrachov.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||19.6||Strong breeze||28.7||Moderate gale winds|
|Feb||18.9||Strong breeze||28.3||Moderate gale winds|
|Mar||18.7||Strong breeze||28.2||Moderate gale winds|
|Apr||15.9||Significant breeze||24.9||Very strong breeze|
|May||15.2||Significant breeze||24.8||Moderate gale winds|
|Jun||14.2||Significant breeze||23.5||Very strong breeze|
|Jul||13.5||Significant breeze||22.7||Moderate gale winds|
|Aug||13.6||Significant breeze||22.9||Very strong breeze|
|Sep||15.2||Significant breeze||24.3||Moderate gale winds|
|Oct||17.1||Strong breeze||26.5||Very strong breeze|
|Nov||19.9||Strong breeze||29.3||Moderate gale winds|
|Dec||21.6||Strong breeze||32.5||Moderate gale winds|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Harrachov?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the Czech Republic; 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 Harrachov, Czechia is August, followed by July and September. 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 Harrachov in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Harrachov Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 45.7°F (7.6°C) and 23.5°F (-4.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 11 days of significant precipitation per month. 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are still jacket weather. These months see moderate precipitation with 8 to 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Harrachov, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 48.8°F (9.3°C) and 26.5°F (-3.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 8 to 10 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 far too cold this time of year in Harrachov to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 26.7°F (-2.9°C) and 18.1°F (-7.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 13 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.