The best times to visit Monaca for ideal weather are

April 30th to October 14th

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

 

 


Other Monaca Travel Info

Weather in Monaca

Temperature

Average temperatures in Monaca vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 61st 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 Monaca, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 82.8°F (28.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.1°F (18.4°C) at night.

Monaca Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Monaca 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.

Monaca Perceived Temperature (F)

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Monaca Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Monaca 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)
Jan33.527.621.4
Feb34.928.521.5
Mar49.441.332.4
Apr62.25443.5
May72.865.353.8
Jun78.972.262
Jul8275.765.3
Aug81.174.363.8
Sep75.167.757.3
Oct62.655.547.2
Nov51.144.736.9
Dec40.434.929.3

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan0.8-2.4-5.9
Feb1.6-1.9-5.8
Mar9.75.20.2
Apr16.812.26.4
May22.718.512.1
Jun26.122.316.7
Jul27.824.318.5
Aug27.323.517.7
Sep23.919.814.1
Oct1713.18.4
Nov10.67.12.7
Dec4.71.6-1.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Monaca are January, February, 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 January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid December with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of December 10th.

When can you find snow in Monaca? 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 Monaca.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan0%00
Feb0%00
Mar0%00
Apr0%00
May0%00
Jun0%00
Jul0%00
Aug0%00
Sep0%00
Oct0%00
Nov0%00
Dec1%00

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan000
Feb000
Mar000
Apr000
May000
Jun000
Jul000
Aug000
Sep000
Oct000
Nov000
Dec100

 

Humidity and Wind

Monaca has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (46.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (69.3%).

Wind in Monaca is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by January and March. April’s average wind speed of around 7.9 knots (9.1 MPH or 14.6 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 14.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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
Jan7.4Gentle breeze12.4Significant breeze
Feb7.3Gentle breeze12.2Significant breeze
Mar7.4Gentle breeze12.3Significant breeze
Apr7.9Gentle breeze13.3Significant breeze
May6.2Light breeze11.1Significant breeze
Jun6Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
Jul5.3Light breeze9.6Significant breeze
Aug4.7Light breeze8.7Gentle breeze
Sep4.7Light breeze9.1Significant breeze
Oct6Light breeze10.4Gentle breeze
Nov6.4Light breeze11.2Significant breeze
Dec6.8Light breeze11.4Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan64.8%
Feb60.7%
Mar51.9%
Apr46.9%
May49.5%
Jun57.7%
Jul56.1%
Aug57.2%
Sep59.4%
Oct60%
Nov56%
Dec69.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Monaca?

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 Monaca, PA, US is May, followed by July and June. 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 Monaca in October. 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 50.9 in October means 50.9% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Monaca Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 37.8°F (3.2°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Monaca, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 79.7°F (26.5°C) and 44.6°F (7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 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 Monaca to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 41.3°F (5.2°C) and 30.5°F (-0.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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