The best times to visit Schwechat for ideal weather are

April 23rd to October 7th

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



Other Schwechat Travel Info

Weather in Schwechat


Average temperatures in Schwechat vary drastically. 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 somewhat temperate — in the 42nd 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 Schwechat, 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 82.8°F (28.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 61.6°F (16.4°C) at night.

Schwechat Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Schwechat 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.

Schwechat Perceived Temperature (F)


Schwechat Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Schwechat 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 39.4 34.5 28.8
Feb 41.2 35.2 28.5
Mar 52.2 43.7 34.6
Apr 63.5 53.3 42.1
May 69.2 59.9 50
Jun 76.6 66.9 56.7
Jul 80.9 70.9 60.5
Aug 79.4 69.4 59.2
Sep 69.3 60.5 52
Oct 57.6 50.2 42.4
Nov 48.7 43.3 37.5
Dec 39.5 34.9 29.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 4.1 1.4 -1.8
Feb 5.1 1.8 -1.9
Mar 11.2 6.5 1.4
Apr 17.5 11.8 5.6
May 20.7 15.5 10
Jun 24.8 19.4 13.7
Jul 27.2 21.6 15.8
Aug 26.3 20.8 15.1
Sep 20.7 15.8 11.1
Oct 14.2 10.1 5.8
Nov 9.3 6.3 3.1
Dec 4.2 1.6 -1.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Schwechat are November, April, 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 mid November. For example, on the week of November 12th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid September with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of September 10th.

When can you find snow in Schwechat? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to late December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Schwechat is often around around February 12th 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 Schwechat.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 16% 3.2 1.3
Feb 13% 3.1 1.5
Mar 15% 1 1.7
Apr 12% 2.8 1.4
May 24% 0 3
Jun 21% 0 3.5
Jul 23% 0 3.5
Aug 22% 0 3.5
Sep 19% 0 3.3
Oct 16% 0.9 2.4
Nov 11% 1.7 1.2
Dec 13% 4.3 1.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 16 8.1 3.3
Feb 13 7.9 3.8
Mar 15 2.5 4.3
Apr 12 7.1 3.6
May 24 0 7.6
Jun 21 0 8.9
Jul 23 0 8.9
Aug 22 0 8.9
Sep 19 0 8.4
Oct 16 2.3 6.1
Nov 11 4.3 3
Dec 13 10.9 3.3


Humidity and Wind

Schwechat has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (53.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (78.1%).

Wind in Schwechat is usually moderate. The windiest month is February, followed by March and January. February’s average wind speed of around 9.9 knots (11.4 MPH or 18.4 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 November where average top sustained speeds reach 18.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 9.7 Gentle breeze 16.9 Significant breeze
Feb 9.9 Gentle breeze 16.7 Significant breeze
Mar 9.8 Gentle breeze 16.9 Significant breeze
Apr 8.4 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
May 8.8 Gentle breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
Jun 7.9 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Jul 8.3 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Aug 7.3 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Sep 8.1 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Oct 7.5 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Nov 9.1 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Dec 8.9 Gentle breeze 15.5 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 73.8%
Feb 68.2%
Mar 56.3%
Apr 53.4%
May 59%
Jun 58.1%
Jul 55%
Aug 58.4%
Sep 64.6%
Oct 74.7%
Nov 77.9%
Dec 78.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to Schwechat?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Austria; 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 26, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Schwechat, Austria is June, followed by August 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 Schwechat 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 78.7 in November means 78.7% of the tourists vs. June.



Overall Schwechat Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 72.9°F (22.7°C) and 48.6°F (9.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 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 most precipitation with 6 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Schwechat, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 72.3°F (22.4°C) and 42.8°F (6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 6 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 far too cold this time of year in Schwechat to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 48.9°F (9.4°C) and 35.6°F (2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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