The best times to visit Linz for ideal weather are

April 16th to October 7th

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



Other Linz Travel Info

Weather in Linz


Average temperatures in Linz 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 36th 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 Linz, 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 81.2°F (27.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 61.6°F (16.4°C) at night.

Linz Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Linz 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.

Linz Perceived Temperature (F)


Linz Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Linz 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 38.3 34.1 30.4
Feb 41.9 35.3 30.3
Mar 52.4 43.7 36.8
Apr 64.1 53.7 44.6
May 69.1 59.9 51.7
Jun 75.5 66 57.8
Jul 79.2 69.2 60.7
Aug 78.5 68.4 60
Sep 68 59.4 52.6
Oct 57.6 50 44.3
Nov 47.8 42.6 38.5
Dec 39.3 35 31.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.5 1.2 -0.9
Feb 5.5 1.8 -0.9
Mar 11.3 6.5 2.7
Apr 17.8 12.1 7
May 20.6 15.5 10.9
Jun 24.2 18.9 14.3
Jul 26.2 20.7 15.9
Aug 25.8 20.2 15.6
Sep 20 15.2 11.4
Oct 14.2 10 6.8
Nov 8.8 5.9 3.6
Dec 4.1 1.7 -0.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Linz are April, February, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January and early February. For example, on the week of January 29th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May to early June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.

When can you find snow in Linz? 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 Linz.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 22% 0 2.3
Feb 16% 0 1.4
Mar 19% 0 2.4
Apr 13% 0 1.4
May 29% 0 4
Jun 30% 0 4.2
Jul 25% 0 3.3
Aug 21% 0 3
Sep 23% 0 3.1
Oct 20% 0 2.1
Nov 18% 0 1.9
Dec 18% 0 1.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 22 0 5.8
Feb 16 0 3.6
Mar 19 0 6.1
Apr 13 0 3.6
May 29 0 10.2
Jun 30 0 10.7
Jul 25 0 8.4
Aug 21 0 7.6
Sep 23 0 7.9
Oct 20 0 5.3
Nov 18 0 4.8
Dec 18 0 4.1


Humidity and Wind

Linz has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (56.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (80.1%).

Wind in Linz is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and March. April’s average wind speed of around 2.6 knots (3 MPH or 4.9 KPH) is considered “light air.” 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 4.9 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 2.3 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Feb 2.3 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable
Mar 2.5 Barely noticeable 4.4 Barely noticeable
Apr 2.6 Barely noticeable 4.8 Light breeze
May 2.6 Barely noticeable 4.5 Barely noticeable
Jun 2.4 Barely noticeable 4.1 Light breeze
Jul 2.3 Barely noticeable 4.1 Barely noticeable
Aug 2.1 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Sep 2.1 Barely noticeable 3.8 Barely noticeable
Oct 2.1 Barely noticeable 3.6 Barely noticeable
Nov 2.2 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Dec 2.1 Barely noticeable 3.6 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 77.2%
Feb 70.5%
Mar 61.2%
Apr 56.1%
May 61.5%
Jun 61%
Jul 61%
Aug 61.4%
Sep 69.3%
Oct 75.5%
Nov 78.3%
Dec 80.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to Linz?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Austria; 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 Linz, Austria is July, followed by December 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 Linz 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

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 46.2 in September means 46.2% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Linz Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 72.5°F (22.5°C) and 47.9°F (8.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 9 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Linz, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 71.1°F (21.7°C) and 41.8°F (5.4°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 7 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 Linz to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 47.9°F (8.8°C) and 36.1°F (2.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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