The best times to visit Oakham for ideal weather are

June 11th 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.



Other Oakham Travel Info

Weather in Oakham


Average temperatures in Oakham 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 31st 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 Oakham, 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 71.3°F (21.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.3°F (11.8°C) at night.

Oakham Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Oakham 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.

Oakham Perceived Temperature (F)


Oakham Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Oakham 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 43.4 39 33.8
Feb 45.1 39.7 34.1
Mar 50.3 42.8 35.8
Apr 58.1 49 40.8
May 61.3 52.9 44.9
Jun 66.5 57.9 49.6
Jul 69 60.4 52.7
Aug 68.5 60.3 52.8
Sep 64.8 56.8 49.7
Oct 57.8 51.1 44.7
Nov 49.1 44 38.4
Dec 40.8 36.4 31.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 6.3 3.9 1
Feb 7.3 4.3 1.2
Mar 10.2 6 2.1
Apr 14.5 9.4 4.9
May 16.3 11.6 7.2
Jun 19.2 14.4 9.8
Jul 20.6 15.8 11.5
Aug 20.3 15.7 11.6
Sep 18.2 13.8 9.8
Oct 14.3 10.6 7.1
Nov 9.5 6.7 3.6
Dec 4.9 2.4 -0.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Oakham 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 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 January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 15th.

When can you find snow in Oakham? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around November, especially close to mid to late November. The best time to ski (if at all) in Oakham is often around around March 26th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Oakham.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 26% 3.4 2.1
Feb 23% 3.5 2.5
Mar 15% 0.6 1.6
Apr 7% 0.7 0.7
May 18% 0 2
Jun 23% 0 2.4
Jul 21% 0 2.6
Aug 21% 0 2.7
Sep 13% 0 1.6
Oct 18% 0 1.7
Nov 23% 5.3 2.6
Dec 19% 3.5 1.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 26 8.6 5.3
Feb 23 8.9 6.4
Mar 15 1.5 4.1
Apr 7 1.8 1.8
May 18 0 5.1
Jun 23 0 6.1
Jul 21 0 6.6
Aug 21 0 6.9
Sep 13 0 4.1
Oct 18 0 4.3
Nov 23 13.5 6.6
Dec 19 8.9 4.6


Humidity and Wind

Oakham has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (65.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (88.3%).

Wind in Oakham is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by November and March. January’s average wind speed of around 11.9 knots (13.6 MPH or 22 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 20.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 11.9 Significant breeze 17.9 Strong breeze
Feb 10.3 Gentle breeze 15.6 Significant breeze
Mar 11.2 Significant breeze 17 Strong breeze
Apr 9.6 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
May 10.2 Gentle breeze 15.8 Strong breeze
Jun 8.5 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jul 9.6 Gentle breeze 15.1 Strong breeze
Aug 10 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Sep 10.1 Gentle breeze 15.3 Strong breeze
Oct 9.9 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
Nov 11.3 Significant breeze 17.1 Strong breeze
Dec 9.9 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 85%
Feb 83.9%
Mar 70.9%
Apr 66.1%
May 65.1%
Jun 67.8%
Jul 66.5%
Aug 68.7%
Sep 71.9%
Oct 77.1%
Nov 84.7%
Dec 88.3%


Is it Safe to Travel to Oakham?

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 Oakham, the United Kingdom is May, followed by July and September. 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 Oakham 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

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 48.6 in December means 48.6% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Oakham Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 64.6°F (18.1°C) and 46.7°F (8.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 6 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with about 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Oakham, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 65.9°F (18.8°C) and 41.6°F (5.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 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 too cold this time of year in Oakham to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.7°F (8.2°C) and 38.1°F (3.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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