The best times to visit Piney Woods for ideal weather are

March 12th to May 20th


September 24th to November 11th

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



Other Piney Woods Travel Info

Weather in Piney Woods


Average temperatures in Piney Woods vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Piney Woods, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 96°F (35.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.7°F (24.3°C) at night.

Piney Woods Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Piney Woods 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.

Piney Woods Perceived Temperature (F)


Piney Woods Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Piney Woods 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 57.1 46.8 39.4
Feb 60.9 50.1 42.5
Mar 69.2 58.1 49.6
Apr 76.4 65.4 56.8
May 83 72.5 64.5
Jun 90 80 71.9
Jul 92.1 81.5 73.1
Aug 94 83 74
Sep 87.8 77.1 68.7
Oct 78 67.3 58.8
Nov 66.9 56.9 49.1
Dec 59.6 49.7 42.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 13.9 8.2 4.1
Feb 16.1 10.1 5.8
Mar 20.7 14.5 9.8
Apr 24.7 18.6 13.8
May 28.3 22.5 18.1
Jun 32.2 26.7 22.2
Jul 33.4 27.5 22.8
Aug 34.4 28.3 23.3
Sep 31 25.1 20.4
Oct 25.6 19.6 14.9
Nov 19.4 13.8 9.5
Dec 15.3 9.8 5.8



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Piney Woods are November, June, and then May. 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 January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid October with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of October 8th.

When can you find snow in Piney Woods? 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 Piney Woods.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 0.4
Feb 3% 0 0.3
Mar 5% 0 1
Apr 2% 0 0.5
May 1% 0 0.1
Jun 1% 0 0.2
Jul 3% 0 0.3
Aug 2% 0 0.4
Sep 4% 0 0.5
Oct 3% 0 0.7
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 3% 0 0.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 1
Feb 3 0 0.8
Mar 5 0 2.5
Apr 2 0 1.3
May 1 0 0.3
Jun 1 0 0.5
Jul 3 0 0.8
Aug 2 0 1
Sep 4 0 1.3
Oct 3 0 1.8
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 3 0 1.3


Humidity and Wind

Piney Woods has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is August (55% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (65%).

Wind in Piney Woods is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and February. April’s average wind speed of around 6.4 knots (7.4 MPH or 11.9 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 early April where average top sustained speeds reach 13.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 5.5 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Feb 6 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Mar 6.2 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Apr 6.4 Light breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
May 5.7 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Jun 4.9 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.3 Light breeze 9.4 Significant breeze
Aug 4.2 Light breeze 9.3 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.9 Barely noticeable 9.1 Significant breeze
Oct 4.8 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.1 Light breeze 10.5 Significant breeze
Dec 5.5 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 57.3%
Feb 60.5%
Mar 57.8%
Apr 57.2%
May 62.9%
Jun 62.7%
Jul 61.2%
Aug 55%
Sep 58.4%
Oct 57.5%
Nov 61.2%
Dec 65%


Is it Safe to Travel to Piney Woods?

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 Piney Woods, TX, US is July, followed by February 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 Piney Woods in November. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 27.6 in November means 27.6% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Piney Woods Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 87.4°F (30.8°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 2 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 quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Piney Woods, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.4°F (32.4°C) and 62.2°F (16.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 Piney Woods to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 65.1°F (18.4°C) and 54.9°F (12.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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