The best times to visit Lübeck 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.

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Lübeck Travel Guide

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Lübeck


    Average temperatures in Lübeck vary somewhat and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 65 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Lübeck, 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 78.4°F (25.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 59.3°F (15.2°C) at night.

    Lübeck Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


    Lübeck 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.

    Lübeck Perceived Temperature (F)


    Lübeck Perceived Temperature (C)



    Average Lübeck 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 38.8 36.1 32.9
    Feb 37.8 34.8 30.9
    Mar 44.5 39.1 31.8
    Apr 56.2 49.8 40.1
    May 62.4 56.4 47.7
    Jun 68.6 62.6 53.3
    Jul 76 69.2 58.9
    Aug 73.1 66.2 56.4
    Sep 66.5 60 50.9
    Oct 57.9 52.6 46.5
    Nov 49.1 45.9 42.5
    Dec 44.7 42.2 39

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan 3.8 2.3 0.5
    Feb 3.2 1.6 -0.6
    Mar 6.9 3.9 -0.1
    Apr 13.4 9.9 4.5
    May 16.9 13.6 8.7
    Jun 20.3 17 11.8
    Jul 24.4 20.7 14.9
    Aug 22.8 19 13.6
    Sep 19.2 15.6 10.5
    Oct 14.4 11.4 8.1
    Nov 9.5 7.7 5.8
    Dec 7.1 5.7 3.9

    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 Lübeck.

    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 0 0
    Feb 0 0
    Mar 0 0
    Apr 0 0
    May 0 0
    Jun 0 0
    Jul 0 0
    Aug 0 0
    Sep 0 0
    Oct 0 0
    Nov 0 0
    Dec 0 0

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 0 0
    Feb 0 0
    Mar 0 0
    Apr 0 0
    May 0 0
    Jun 0 0
    Jul 0 0
    Aug 0 0
    Sep 0 0
    Oct 0 0
    Nov 0 0
    Dec 0 0


    Humidity and Wind

    Lübeck has slightly high to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is June (57.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (84.8%).

    Wind in Lübeck is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and March. December’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.5 MPH or 16.9 KPH) is considered “gentle 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 16 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    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.

    Month Avg. Wind Meaning (Beaufort) Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind Meaning (Beufort)
    Jan 8.6 a gentle breeze 12.5 a moderate breeze
    Feb 7.4 a gentle breeze 11.1 a moderate breeze
    Mar 8.4 a gentle breeze 12.6 a moderate breeze
    Apr 7.5 a gentle breeze 12.3 a moderate breeze
    May 7.3 a gentle breeze 12.1 a moderate breeze
    Jun 6.4 a light breeze 10.7 a gentle breeze
    Jul 6.6 a light breeze 11.2 a moderate breeze
    Aug 5.9 a light breeze 10.4 a gentle breeze
    Sep 5.8 a light breeze 9.8 a moderate breeze
    Oct 5.2 a light breeze 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Nov 7 a gentle breeze 10.7 a moderate breeze
    Dec 9.1 a gentle breeze 12.7 a moderate breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    Month Avg. Relative Humidity
    Jan 82.1
    Feb 79.1
    Mar 66.3
    Apr 60.7
    May 63.2
    Jun 57.2
    Jul 57.9
    Aug 62.8
    Sep 71.3
    Oct 80
    Nov 84.8
    Dec 82


    Is it Safe to Travel to Lübeck?

    As of 5/4/2017 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Germany; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.

    Overall Lübeck Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 64.3°F (17.9°C) and 42.9°F (6.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is slow/unreported 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. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Lübeck, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 68.6°F (20.3°C) and 40.1°F (4.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.

    Winter (December through February)

    Weather is far too cold this time of year in Lübeck to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51°F (10.6°C) and 33.4°F (0.8°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.


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