The best times to visit Maidstone for ideal weather are

May 21st 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.

 

 


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Weather in Maidstone

Temperature

Average temperatures in Maidstone vary greatly. 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 35th 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 Maidstone, 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 73.2°F (22.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.1°F (13.4°C) at night.

Maidstone Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Maidstone 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.

Maidstone Perceived Temperature (F)

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Maidstone Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Maidstone 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)
Jan45.941.736.9
Feb46.341.236.3
Mar50.843.937.6
Apr57.449.341.6
May61.854.446.9
Jun6759.351.8
Jul71.763.656.1
Aug71.463.656.4
Sep66.65951.9
Oct59.953.947.9
Nov52.447.742.6
Dec46.842.637.9

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan7.75.42.7
Feb7.95.12.4
Mar10.46.63.1
Apr14.19.65.3
May16.612.48.3
Jun19.415.211
Jul22.117.613.4
Aug21.917.613.6
Sep19.21511.1
Oct15.512.28.8
Nov11.38.75.9
Dec8.25.93.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Maidstone are April, September, 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 early April. For example, on the week of April 2nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.

When can you find snow in Maidstone? 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 Maidstone.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan22%02.1
Feb16%01.5
Mar15%01.4
Apr9%01
May18%01.9
Jun17%01.7
Jul18%02.1
Aug17%02.1
Sep14%01.4
Oct20%02.3
Nov26%02.5
Dec21%01.7

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2205.3
Feb1603.8
Mar1503.6
Apr902.5
May1804.8
Jun1704.3
Jul1805.3
Aug1705.3
Sep1403.6
Oct2005.8
Nov2606.4
Dec2104.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Maidstone has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (68.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (83.5%).

Wind in Maidstone is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and February. December’s average wind speed of around 10.1 knots (11.7 MPH or 18.8 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 mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 16.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan10.1Gentle breeze15.8Significant breeze
Feb9.7Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze
Mar9.5Gentle breeze14.7Significant breeze
Apr8.8Gentle breeze14Significant breeze
May9.2Gentle breeze14.3Significant breeze
Jun8.7Gentle breeze13.5Significant breeze
Jul8Gentle breeze13.3Significant breeze
Aug8.4Gentle breeze13.6Significant breeze
Sep8.6Gentle breeze13.2Significant breeze
Oct8.9Gentle breeze13.8Significant breeze
Nov9.6Gentle breeze15.1Significant breeze
Dec10.1Gentle breeze15.7Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan82.1%
Feb79.7%
Mar75.8%
Apr73.9%
May71.9%
Jun72.5%
Jul68.3%
Aug68.2%
Sep73%
Oct79.3%
Nov83.5%
Dec82.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Maidstone?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the United Kingdom; 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 Sep 06, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Maidstone, the United Kingdom is August, followed by January 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 Maidstone in March. 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 35.4 in March means 35.4% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Maidstone Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 64.1°F (17.8°C) and 49.1°F (9.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest 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 5 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Maidstone, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 69.1°F (20.6°C) and 48°F (8.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 8 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 Maidstone to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.1°F (9.5°C) and 44.3°F (6.8°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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