The best times to visit Plainview for ideal weather are

April 9th to June 17th

or

August 27th to October 28th

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

 

 


Other Plainview Travel Info

Weather in Plainview

Temperature

Average temperatures in Plainview vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice between summer and winter. The temperatures feel cold for about half the year, and too hot for part of the year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 47th 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 Plainview, 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 93.9°F (34.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66.2°F (19°C) at night.

Plainview Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Plainview 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.

Plainview Perceived Temperature (F)

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Plainview Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Plainview 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 54.6 37.5 24.7
Feb 58.1 41.1 28.4
Mar 70.1 51.3 36.7
Apr 76.7 58.9 43.6
May 82 66.4 52.5
Jun 91.2 76.7 63.4
Jul 89.8 77.1 65.3
Aug 91.7 77.3 64.1
Sep 84.2 69.7 57.4
Oct 76 59.1 45.2
Nov 64.6 47.7 33.9
Dec 54.3 38.6 27.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 12.6 3.1 -4.1
Feb 14.5 5.1 -2
Mar 21.2 10.7 2.6
Apr 24.8 14.9 6.4
May 27.8 19.1 11.4
Jun 32.9 24.8 17.4
Jul 32.1 25.1 18.5
Aug 33.2 25.2 17.8
Sep 29 20.9 14.1
Oct 24.4 15.1 7.3
Nov 18.1 8.7 1.1
Dec 12.4 3.7 -2.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Plainview are January, February, and then November. 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 early to mid June with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Plainview? 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 Plainview.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Plainview (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 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 1% 0 0.3
Apr 1% 0 0.3
May 1% 0 0.4
Jun 3% 0 0.6
Jul 2% 0 0.5
Aug 3% 0 0.3
Sep 2% 0 0.3
Oct 1% 0 0.1
Nov 1% 0 0.1
Dec 1% 0 0.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 1 0 0.8
Apr 1 0 0.8
May 1 0 1
Jun 3 0 1.5
Jul 2 0 1.3
Aug 3 0 0.8
Sep 2 0 0.8
Oct 1 0 0.3
Nov 1 0 0.3
Dec 1 0 0.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Plainview has some comfortably humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is April (32.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (52.6%).

Wind in Plainview is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and May. April’s average wind speed of around 10.9 knots (12.6 MPH or 20.2 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 late April where average top sustained speeds reach 22.5 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 8.5 Gentle breeze 17.4 Strong breeze
Feb 9.3 Gentle breeze 19.2 Strong breeze
Mar 9.9 Gentle breeze 19.6 Strong breeze
Apr 10.9 Gentle breeze 21.5 Strong breeze
May 9.8 Gentle breeze 19.2 Strong breeze
Jun 9.7 Gentle breeze 19.9 Strong breeze
Jul 7.2 Gentle breeze 14.9 Strong breeze
Aug 6.8 Light breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Sep 6.9 Light breeze 14.4 Strong breeze
Oct 7.9 Gentle breeze 15.9 Significant breeze
Nov 8.3 Gentle breeze 16.5 Strong breeze
Dec 8.8 Gentle breeze 17.3 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 40.4%
Feb 42.5%
Mar 35.7%
Apr 32.1%
May 40.4%
Jun 45.9%
Jul 52.6%
Aug 46.4%
Sep 52.2%
Oct 44.8%
Nov 39.4%
Dec 48.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Plainview?

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 Plainview, TX, US is July, followed by March 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 Plainview in January. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 43.8 in January means 43.8% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Plainview Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 88.7°F (31.5°C) and 63.3°F (17.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 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 most precipitation with about 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Plainview, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86.9°F (30.5°C) and 58.7°F (14.8°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 Plainview to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 63.7°F (17.6°C) and 49.9°F (9.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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