The best times to visit Osnabrueck 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.



Other Osnabrueck Travel Info

Weather in Osnabrueck


Average temperatures in Osnabrueck 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 Osnabrueck, 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.

Osnabrueck Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Osnabrueck 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.

Osnabrueck Perceived Temperature (F)


Osnabrueck Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Osnabrueck 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 39.8 36.2 31.1
Feb 41 36.4 30.2
Mar 48.6 41.9 32.8
Apr 59 50.4 38.6
May 64.2 56.3 44.2
Jun 68.9 61.5 50.2
Jul 73.2 65.3 53.5
Aug 71.9 63.9 52.9
Sep 64.6 57.2 44.8
Oct 56 49.6 39.4
Nov 47.6 43.5 37
Dec 40 36.5 31.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 4.3 2.3 -0.5
Feb 5 2.4 -1
Mar 9.2 5.5 0.4
Apr 15 10.2 3.7
May 17.9 13.5 6.8
Jun 20.5 16.4 10.1
Jul 22.9 18.5 11.9
Aug 22.2 17.7 11.6
Sep 18.1 14 7.1
Oct 13.3 9.8 4.1
Nov 8.7 6.4 2.8
Dec 4.4 2.5 -0.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Osnabrueck 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 Osnabrueck? 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 Osnabrueck 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 Osnabrueck.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 2.9 0
Feb 0% 1.6 0
Mar 0% 0.9 0
Apr 0% 0.4 0
May 6% 0 0.4
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0.7 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 0% 2.4 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 7.4 0
Feb 0 4.1 0
Mar 0 2.3 0
Apr 0 1 0
May 6 0 1
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 1.8 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 6.1 0


Humidity and Wind

Osnabrueck 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 Osnabrueck 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 Osnabrueck.

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 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
Jan 85.6%
Feb 81.6%
Mar 70.9%
Apr 60.5%
May 61.1%
Jun 61.9%
Jul 63.3%
Aug 67.4%
Sep 73.9%
Oct 79.8%
Nov 85.4%
Dec 87.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Osnabrueck?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are travel warnings for Germany; 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 Oct 30, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Osnabrueck, 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 Osnabrueck 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

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 32.4 in June means 32.4% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Osnabrueck 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 Osnabrueck, 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 Osnabrueck 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.


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