The best times to visit Hoek van Holland for ideal weather are

May 14th to October 14th

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

 

 


Other Hoek van Holland Travel Info

Weather in Hoek van Holland

Temperature

Average temperatures in Hoek van Holland 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 28th 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 Hoek van Holland, 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 73.1°F (22.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 58.2°F (14.6°C) at night.

Hoek van Holland Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Hoek van Holland 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.

Hoek van Holland Perceived Temperature (F)

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Hoek van Holland Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Hoek van Holland 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 43.6 40 36.3
Feb 44.2 39.7 35.6
Mar 50.4 44.1 38.7
Apr 58.3 50.3 43.6
May 62.4 55.3 48.9
Jun 66.5 59.8 53.8
Jul 70.7 64.1 58.2
Aug 71.2 64.4 58.2
Sep 66.2 59.9 54.2
Oct 59.1 53.8 48.5
Nov 51.3 47.4 43.3
Dec 44.9 41.5 37.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 6.4 4.4 2.4
Feb 6.8 4.3 2
Mar 10.2 6.7 3.7
Apr 14.6 10.2 6.4
May 16.9 12.9 9.4
Jun 19.2 15.4 12.1
Jul 21.5 17.8 14.6
Aug 21.8 18 14.6
Sep 19 15.5 12.3
Oct 15.1 12.1 9.2
Nov 10.7 8.6 6.3
Dec 7.2 5.3 3.2

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Hoek van Holland are April, May, and then March. 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 are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early December with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of December 3rd.

When can you find snow in Hoek van Holland? 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 Hoek van Holland.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Hoek van Holland (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 28% 0 2.9
Feb 21% 0 1.9
Mar 20% 0 2.1
Apr 12% 0 0.9
May 19% 0 2.4
Jun 24% 0 2.2
Jul 28% 0 3.9
Aug 25% 0 3.5
Sep 26% 0 2.7
Oct 27% 0 3.1
Nov 33% 0 3.5
Dec 36% 0 3.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 28 0 7.4
Feb 21 0 4.8
Mar 20 0 5.3
Apr 12 0 2.3
May 19 0 6.1
Jun 24 0 5.6
Jul 28 0 9.9
Aug 25 0 8.9
Sep 26 0 6.9
Oct 27 0 7.9
Nov 33 0 8.9
Dec 36 0 9.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Hoek van Holland has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (68% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (81.5%).

Wind in Hoek van Holland is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 16 knots (18.5 MPH or 29.7 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 December where average top sustained speeds reach 25.2 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Hoek van Holland.

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Wind

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

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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 15.6 Significant breeze 21.7 Strong breeze
Feb 13.9 Significant breeze 19.9 Strong breeze
Mar 13.6 Significant breeze 19.6 Strong breeze
Apr 11.9 Significant breeze 17.9 Strong breeze
May 13.2 Significant breeze 19.2 Strong breeze
Jun 12.6 Significant breeze 18.5 Strong breeze
Jul 12.6 Significant breeze 18.7 Strong breeze
Aug 12.5 Significant breeze 18.5 Strong breeze
Sep 13.2 Significant breeze 19 Strong breeze
Oct 13.5 Significant breeze 19.3 Strong breeze
Nov 15.2 Significant breeze 21.7 Strong breeze
Dec 16 Significant breeze 22.8 Very strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 81.5%
Feb 79.6%
Mar 72.8%
Apr 68%
May 68.9%
Jun 72.4%
Jul 72.4%
Aug 71.7%
Sep 72.5%
Oct 76.4%
Nov 81.2%
Dec 81.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Hoek van Holland?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the Netherlands; 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 Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Hoek van Holland, the Netherlands is August, followed by February and December. 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 Hoek van Holland in September. 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 22.5 in September means 22.5% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Hoek van Holland Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 64.6°F (18.1°C) and 47.2°F (8.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 6 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 7 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Hoek van Holland, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 68.5°F (20.3°C) and 45.9°F (7.7°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 too cold this time of year in Hoek van Holland to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 47.2°F (8.4°C) and 42°F (5.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 11 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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