The best times to visit Lawton for ideal weather are

March 19th to June 3rd

or

August 20th to November 11th

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

 

 


Other Lawton Travel Info

Weather in Lawton

Temperature

Average temperatures in Lawton vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 39th 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 Lawton, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 99.7°F (37.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.7°F (23.2°C) at night.

Lawton Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Lawton 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.

Lawton Perceived Temperature (F)

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Lawton Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Lawton 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)
Jan55.239.928.4
Feb57.442.832
Mar6954.342.7
Apr76.662.450.7
May83.470.559.1
Jun92.680.969.9
Jul96.18472.2
Aug97.584.572
Sep89.175.764
Oct77.663.350.9
Nov65.951.539.6
Dec54.240.830.7

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan12.94.4-2
Feb14.160
Mar20.612.45.9
Apr24.816.910.4
May28.621.415.1
Jun33.727.221.1
Jul35.628.922.3
Aug36.429.222.2
Sep31.724.317.8
Oct25.317.410.5
Nov18.810.84.2
Dec12.34.9-0.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Lawton are January, February, 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 late February and early March. For example, on the week of February 26th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid May with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 7th.

When can you find snow in Lawton? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to late January and early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Lawton is often around around January 15th 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 Lawton.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan7%1.51.1
Feb7%3.41
Mar10%01.9
Apr17%03.7
May24%05.6
Jun19%04.5
Jul17%03.4
Aug9%02.2
Sep13%02.4
Oct13%02.9
Nov10%3.12.3
Dec10%21.7

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan73.82.8
Feb78.62.5
Mar1004.8
Apr1709.4
May24014.2
Jun19011.4
Jul1708.6
Aug905.6
Sep1306.1
Oct1307.4
Nov107.95.8
Dec105.14.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Lawton has some comfortably humid months, with slightly drier months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is August (45.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (56.9%).

Wind in Lawton is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and May. April’s average wind speed of around 10.5 knots (12 MPH or 19.4 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 early April where average top sustained speeds reach 19 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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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
Jan8.1Gentle breeze15.8Significant breeze
Feb9.2Gentle breeze17.1Strong breeze
Mar10Gentle breeze17.5Significant breeze
Apr10.5Gentle breeze18.5Strong breeze
May9.3Gentle breeze17.2Significant breeze
Jun9.2Gentle breeze16.7Significant breeze
Jul7.2Gentle breeze13.8Significant breeze
Aug7.2Gentle breeze13.7Significant breeze
Sep7.3Gentle breeze13.9Significant breeze
Oct7.9Gentle breeze15Significant breeze
Nov8.6Gentle breeze16.2Significant breeze
Dec8.1Gentle breeze15.7Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan47%
Feb51.9%
Mar49.9%
Apr51.7%
May56.9%
Jun54.3%
Jul49.7%
Aug45.3%
Sep51.4%
Oct51.1%
Nov51.3%
Dec56.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Lawton?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; 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 Sep 23, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Lawton, OK, US is March, followed by May 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 Lawton in January. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 63.2 in January means 63.2% of the tourists vs. March.

 

 

Overall Lawton Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 62.8°F (17.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 3 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Lawton, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 92.7°F (33.7°C) and 59.4°F (15.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 4 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 Lawton to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 62.8°F (17.1°C) and 51.5°F (10.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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