The best times to visit Pounding Mill for ideal weather are
April 23rd to June 24th
August 20th to October 14th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
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Weather in Pounding Mill
Average temperatures in Pounding Mill vary drastically. 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 more temperate than most — in the 61st 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 Pounding Mill, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 82.9°F (28.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 64.6°F (18.1°C) at night.
Pounding Mill Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Pounding Mill 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.
Pounding Mill Perceived Temperature (F)
Pounding Mill Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Pounding Mill 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 Pounding Mill are January, February, 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 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 April with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of April 16th.
When can you find snow in Pounding Mill? 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 Pounding Mill.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Pounding Mill (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
Pounding Mill has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (49.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (72.2%).
Wind in Pounding Mill is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by April and January. February’s average wind speed of around 5.8 knots (6.7 MPH or 10.7 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 13.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Pounding Mill.
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||5.5||Light breeze||11.7||Significant breeze|
|Feb||5.8||Light breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Mar||5.5||Light breeze||11.5||Significant breeze|
|Apr||5.6||Light breeze||12.3||Significant breeze|
|May||3.4||Barely noticeable||9.3||Significant breeze|
|Jun||3||Barely noticeable||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||2.7||Barely noticeable||8.2||Significant breeze|
|Aug||2.4||Barely noticeable||7.8||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||3.1||Barely noticeable||7.7||Significant breeze|
|Oct||4||Light breeze||9.2||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4.2||Light breeze||9.8||Significant breeze|
|Dec||4.9||Light breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Pounding Mill?
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 Pounding Mill, VA, US is October, followed by February and July. 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 Pounding Mill 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
Overall Pounding Mill Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 78.6°F (25.9°C) and 46.2°F (7.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Pounding Mill, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 79.2°F (26.2°C) and 52.5°F (11.4°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 busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is far too cold this time of year in Pounding Mill to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.6°F (8.1°C) and 39.9°F (4.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.