The best times to visit Pyeongtaek for ideal weather are

April 30th to June 24th

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

 

 


Other Pyeongtaek Travel Info

Weather in Pyeongtaek

Temperature

Average temperatures in Pyeongtaek vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 25th 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 Pyeongtaek, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 90.1°F (32.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72.7°F (22.6°C) at night.

Pyeongtaek Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Pyeongtaek 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.

Pyeongtaek Perceived Temperature (F)

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Pyeongtaek Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Pyeongtaek 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan36.726.514
Feb43.632.720.4
Mar53.541.629
Apr65.752.639
May77.164.250.8
Jun83.772.562.1
Jul86.277.570.2
Aug87.378.470.3
Sep79.969.759.3
Oct69.957.644
Nov54.944.632.4
Dec40.130.618.8

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan2.6-3.1-10
Feb6.40.4-6.4
Mar11.95.3-1.7
Apr18.711.43.9
May25.117.910.4
Jun28.722.516.7
Jul30.125.321.2
Aug30.725.821.3
Sep26.620.915.2
Oct21.114.26.7
Nov12.770.2
Dec4.5-0.8-7.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Pyeongtaek are January, February, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late December. For example, on the week of December 24th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid August with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of August 13th.

When can you find snow in Pyeongtaek? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around November, especially close to mid December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Pyeongtaek 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 Pyeongtaek.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan9%2.31
Feb10%1.51.2
Mar18%2.32.4
Apr18%02.8
May14%03.7
Jun20%04.3
Jul38%012.2
Aug38%010.6
Sep23%06.6
Oct14%01.9
Nov18%31.9
Dec11%2.51.2

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan95.82.5
Feb103.83
Mar185.86.1
Apr1807.1
May1409.4
Jun20010.9
Jul38031
Aug38026.9
Sep23016.8
Oct1404.8
Nov187.64.8
Dec116.43

 

Humidity and Wind

Pyeongtaek has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (54.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (80.8%).

Wind in Pyeongtaek is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 5.3 knots (6.1 MPH or 9.9 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 March 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 Pyeongtaek.

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Max Sustained Wind
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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan3.6Barely noticeable9.7Gentle breeze
Feb4.3Light breeze10.3Gentle breeze
Mar5.3Light breeze12.4Gentle breeze
Apr5.2Light breeze12.5Significant breeze
May4.7Light breeze11.2Gentle breeze
Jun4.2Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
Jul4.3Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze
Aug4.1Light breeze10.2Gentle breeze
Sep3.5Barely noticeable8.9Gentle breeze
Oct3.4Barely noticeable9.5Gentle breeze
Nov4.2Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
Dec4.3Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan62.4%
Feb58.1%
Mar56.6%
Apr54.4%
May59.5%
Jun68.6%
Jul80.8%
Aug78.4%
Sep73.1%
Oct66.7%
Nov67%
Dec66.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Pyeongtaek?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for South Korea; 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 03, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Pyeongtaek, South Korea is April, followed by March and September. 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 Pyeongtaek in July. 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 56.7 in July means 56.7% of the tourists vs. April.

 

 

Overall Pyeongtaek Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 80.6°F (27°C) and 48.7°F (9.3°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 6 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 6 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Pyeongtaek, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 49°F (9.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 7 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 far too cold this time of year in Pyeongtaek to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.3°F (9.6°C) and 34.4°F (1.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 3 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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