The best times to visit Mount Horeb 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 Mount Horeb Travel Info

Weather in Mount Horeb

Temperature

Average temperatures in Mount Horeb vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 37th 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 Mount Horeb, 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 92°F (33.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.6°F (20.9°C) at night.

Mount Horeb Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Mount Horeb 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.

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Mount Horeb Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Mount Horeb 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 30.8 22.2 14
Feb 34.9 26.1 18.3
Mar 48.9 38.5 30.1
Apr 61.1 48.5 38.5
May 74.2 61.4 50
Jun 83.2 70.8 59.5
Jul 90.5 77.8 65.9
Aug 84.6 72.3 61.5
Sep 74.5 61.7 51
Oct 63.4 50.8 40.3
Nov 51.3 40.9 32.9
Dec 34.7 27.4 20.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -0.7 -5.4 -10
Feb 1.6 -3.3 -7.6
Mar 9.4 3.6 -1.1
Apr 16.2 9.2 3.6
May 23.4 16.3 10
Jun 28.4 21.6 15.3
Jul 32.5 25.4 18.8
Aug 29.2 22.4 16.4
Sep 23.6 16.5 10.6
Oct 17.4 10.4 4.6
Nov 10.7 4.9 0.5
Dec 1.5 -2.6 -6.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mount Horeb are February, January, 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 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 late May with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 21st.

When can you find snow in Mount Horeb? 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 Mount Horeb.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 5% 0 0.6
Feb 4% 0 0.4
Mar 8% 0 0.9
Apr 19% 0 2.9
May 18% 0 2.6
Jun 23% 0 3.3
Jul 16% 0 1.7
Aug 16% 0 2.3
Sep 9% 0 1.1
Oct 13% 0 2
Nov 7% 0 0.6
Dec 10% 0 0.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 5 0 1.5
Feb 4 0 1
Mar 8 0 2.3
Apr 19 0 7.4
May 18 0 6.6
Jun 23 0 8.4
Jul 16 0 4.3
Aug 16 0 5.8
Sep 9 0 2.8
Oct 13 0 5.1
Nov 7 0 1.5
Dec 10 0 2.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Mount Horeb has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (51.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (70%).

Wind in Mount Horeb is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by February and January. April’s average wind speed of around 8 knots (9.2 MPH or 14.8 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 early to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 17.6 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 7 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Feb 7.1 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Mar 6.5 Light breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Apr 8 Gentle breeze 16.1 Significant breeze
May 7 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Jun 6 Light breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Jul 4.8 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Aug 4.1 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Sep 5.8 Light breeze 14 Significant breeze
Oct 6 Light breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Nov 6.5 Light breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Dec 6.5 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 63.1%
Feb 63.3%
Mar 58.4%
Apr 52.1%
May 51.8%
Jun 53.4%
Jul 53.7%
Aug 58.1%
Sep 56.5%
Oct 53.1%
Nov 61%
Dec 70%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Mount Horeb?

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 Mount Horeb, WI, US is March, followed by July and October. 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 Mount Horeb in December. 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 63.1 in December means 63.1% of the tourists vs. March.

 

 

Overall Mount Horeb Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 79.5°F (26.4°C) and 37°F (2.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 6 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Mount Horeb, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 77.9°F (25.5°C) and 44°F (6.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 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 far too cold this time of year in Mount Horeb to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 38.6°F (3.7°C) and 29.2°F (-1.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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