The best times to visit Odense for ideal weather are

May 14th 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 Odense Travel Info

Weather in Odense

Temperature

Average temperatures in Odense 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 32nd 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 Odense, 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 75.5°F (24.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56°F (13.3°C) at night.

Odense Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Odense 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.

Odense Perceived Temperature (F)

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Odense Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Odense 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 38 34.7 31.1
Feb 39.2 35.4 31.9
Mar 44 37.9 32.3
Apr 53 45.1 37.8
May 61 52.8 44.8
Jun 64.7 56.7 48.6
Jul 72.3 63.2 53.9
Aug 71.1 62.6 54.4
Sep 63 56.3 50
Oct 55.5 50.7 45.8
Nov 47.6 44.1 40.1
Dec 42.7 39 34.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.3 1.5 -0.5
Feb 4 1.9 -0.1
Mar 6.7 3.3 0.2
Apr 11.7 7.3 3.2
May 16.1 11.6 7.1
Jun 18.2 13.7 9.2
Jul 22.4 17.3 12.2
Aug 21.7 17 12.4
Sep 17.2 13.5 10
Oct 13.1 10.4 7.7
Nov 8.7 6.7 4.5
Dec 5.9 3.9 1.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Odense are March, April, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid March. For example, on the week of March 12th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid January with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of January 8th.

When can you find snow in Odense? 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 Odense.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Odense (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 35% 0 2.9
Feb 15% 0 1.3
Mar 12% 0 0.9
Apr 15% 0 1.3
May 20% 0 2.3
Jun 21% 0 2.3
Jul 19% 0 2.5
Aug 19% 0 1.8
Sep 24% 0 2.7
Oct 23% 0 2.6
Nov 35% 0 2.9
Dec 40% 0 3.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 35 0 7.4
Feb 15 0 3.3
Mar 12 0 2.3
Apr 15 0 3.3
May 20 0 5.8
Jun 21 0 5.8
Jul 19 0 6.4
Aug 19 0 4.6
Sep 24 0 6.9
Oct 23 0 6.6
Nov 35 0 7.4
Dec 40 0 9.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Odense has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (67% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (87.2%).

Wind in Odense is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and March. December’s average wind speed of around 9.9 knots (11.4 MPH or 18.4 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 December where average top sustained speeds reach 16.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 9.8 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Feb 8.4 Gentle breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Mar 8.7 Gentle breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Apr 7.7 Gentle breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
May 7.1 Gentle breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Jun 7 Gentle breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Jul 6.4 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Aug 6.5 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Sep 6.8 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Oct 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Nov 8 Gentle breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Dec 9.9 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 86.2%
Feb 83.2%
Mar 72.7%
Apr 67%
May 68.3%
Jun 70.3%
Jul 68%
Aug 68.5%
Sep 78.1%
Oct 82.9%
Nov 87.2%
Dec 86.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Odense?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Denmark; 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 Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Odense, Denmark is June, followed by May and August. 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 Odense 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 56.5 in October means 56.5% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Odense Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 65.6°F (18.7°C) and 42.5°F (5.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with about 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Odense, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 66.9°F (19.4°C) and 42.4°F (5.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 11 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 Odense to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 45.3°F (7.4°C) and 32.2°F (0.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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