The best times to visit Newport for ideal weather are

May 7th to September 30th

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


Find a Hotel Here

 


Other Newport Travel Info

Weather in Newport

Temperature

Average temperatures in Newport vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 27th 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 Newport, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 88.6°F (31.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 50.2°F (10.1°C) at night.

Newport Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

Key
High
Average
Low

Newport Temperatures (Celsius)

Key
High
Average
Low

“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.

Newport Perceived Temperature (F)

Key
High
Average
Low

Newport Perceived Temperature (C)

Key
High
Average
Low

 

Average Newport 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)
Jan33.426.119.9
Feb39.831.624.6
Mar47.435.926.5
Apr57.243.231.5
May68.352.737.6
Jun74.258.943.9
Jul8768.348.7
Aug85.366.448.5
Sep77.157.339.5
Oct56.443.131.4
Nov43.23527.6
Dec31.824.517

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan0.8-3.3-6.7
Feb4.3-0.2-4.1
Mar8.62.2-3.1
Apr146.2-0.3
May20.211.53.1
Jun23.414.96.6
Jul30.620.29.3
Aug29.619.19.2
Sep25.114.14.2
Oct13.66.2-0.3
Nov6.21.7-2.4
Dec-0.1-4.2-8.3


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Newport are July, September, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid December with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of December 17th.

When can you find snow in Newport? 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 Newport.

Key
Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Key
Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan26%02.2
Feb19%01.5
Mar21%01.8
Apr17%01.5
May16%01.5
Jun16%02
Jul6%00.6
Aug10%00.8
Sep8%00.6
Oct18%02.1
Nov22%02.1
Dec35%03.9

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2605.6
Feb1903.8
Mar2104.6
Apr1703.8
May1603.8
Jun1605.1
Jul601.5
Aug1002
Sep801.5
Oct1805.3
Nov2205.3
Dec3509.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Newport has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (34.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (79.3%).

Wind in Newport is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and June. April’s average wind speed of around 5.7 knots (6.6 MPH or 10.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late April where average top sustained speeds reach 15.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Key
Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Key
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
Jan4Light breeze9.3Gentle breeze
Feb3.9Barely noticeable9.4Gentle breeze
Mar4.6Light breeze12Gentle breeze
Apr5.7Light breeze13.6Significant breeze
May5.4Light breeze12.8Gentle breeze
Jun5.1Light breeze12.5Significant breeze
Jul4.5Light breeze11.7Gentle breeze
Aug4.6Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
Sep4.1Light breeze11Gentle breeze
Oct4.4Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
Nov3.9Barely noticeable9.6Gentle breeze
Dec4.4Light breeze10Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan78%
Feb79.3%
Mar65.1%
Apr51.8%
May47.5%
Jun48.9%
Jul34.9%
Aug35.9%
Sep39.3%
Oct58.9%
Nov75.8%
Dec73.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Newport?

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 Newport, WA, US is July, followed by August 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 Newport in September. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

Key
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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 36.1 in September means 36.1% of the tourists vs. July.


Overall Newport Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.6°F (23.7°C) and 43.7°F (6.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 2 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Newport, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 83.6°F (28.7°C) and 35.3°F (1.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 2 to 7 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 Newport to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 43.7°F (6.5°C) and 28.2°F (-2.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 11 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

Best Times to Travelthe United States › Newport, WA, US


Find a Hotel Here