The best times to visit Osnabrück for ideal weather are
May 21st to September 16th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Osnabrück Travel Guide
Other Osnabrück Travel Info
Weather in Osnabrück
Average temperatures in Osnabrück vary greatly. 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 somewhat temperate — in the 52nd 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 Osnabrück, 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 74°F (23.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 54°F (12.2°C) at night.
Osnabrück Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Osnabrück Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Osnabrück Perceived Temperature (F)
Osnabrück Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Osnabrück 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Osnabrück 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 mid May with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of May 14th.
When can you find snow in Osnabrück? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Osnabrück is often around around December 17th 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 Osnabrück.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Osnabrück (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Osnabrück has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (60.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (87.5%).
Wind in Osnabrück is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by December and February. January’s average wind speed of around 9.3 knots (10.7 MPH or 17.2 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 December 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 Osnabrück.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||9.3||Gentle breeze||13.6||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.1||Gentle breeze||12.2||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.9||Gentle breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Apr||6.8||Light breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|May||6.9||Light breeze||11.4||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6.6||Light breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||7||Gentle breeze||11.8||Significant breeze|
|Aug||6.5||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.8||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Oct||7||Gentle breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Nov||7.8||Gentle breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8.5||Gentle breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Osnabrück?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Germany; 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 Oct 07, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Osnabrück, Germany is January, followed by May and April. 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 Osnabrück in June. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Osnabrück Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 67.7°F (19.8°C) and 46°F (7.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 2 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 the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Osnabrück, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 67.8°F (19.9°C) and 41.8°F (5.4°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 second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is too cold this time of year in Osnabrück to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46°F (7.8°C) and 36.1°F (2.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.