The best times to visit Lithuania for ideal weather are
May 14th 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.
Lithuania Travel Guide
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Weather in Lithuania
Average temperatures in Lithuania vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 34th 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 Lithuania, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 80.7°F (27.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.4°F (15.8°C) at night.
Lithuania Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Lithuania 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.
Lithuania Perceived Temperature (F)
Lithuania Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Lithuania 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 Lithuania are September, February, and then April. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early March. For example, on the week of March 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 25th.
When can you find snow in Lithuania? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around April, especially close to early to mid October. The best time to ski (if at all) in Lithuania is often around around December 3rd 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 Lithuania.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Lithuania (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
Lithuania has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (59.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (86.6%).
Wind in Lithuania is usually calm. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 7.7 knots (8.9 MPH or 14.2 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 to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Lithuania.
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||7.6||Gentle breeze||11||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.2||Light breeze||9.3||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.8||Light breeze||10||Significant breeze|
|Apr||6.2||Light breeze||10.2||Gentle breeze|
|May||5.6||Light breeze||9.7||Significant breeze|
|Jun||5.5||Light breeze||9.4||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||5.6||Light breeze||9.2||Significant breeze|
|Aug||5.6||Light breeze||9.3||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||5.1||Light breeze||8.2||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.3||Light breeze||9.7||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||7.1||Gentle breeze||10.5||Significant breeze|
|Dec||7.7||Gentle breeze||11||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Lithuania?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Lithuania; 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 Lithuania is December, followed by June 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 Lithuania 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
Overall Lithuania Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68.3°F (20.2°C) and 37°F (2.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Lithuania, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 68.3°F (20.2°C) and 36.4°F (2.4°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 6 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 Lithuania to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 37°F (2.8°C) and 24.9°F (-3.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.
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