The best times to visit Soltau for ideal weather are

May 28th to September 16th

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



Other Soltau Travel Info

Weather in Soltau


Average temperatures in Soltau vary greatly. 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 somewhat temperate — in the 54th 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 Soltau, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 73.9°F (23.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.3°F (12.9°C) at night.

Soltau Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Soltau 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.

Soltau Perceived Temperature (F)


Soltau Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Soltau 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 38.4 34.5 30.3
Feb 38.7 34.1 29.1
Mar 47.4 40 32.8
Apr 59.2 49.5 39.2
May 65.1 55.4 44.8
Jun 70.1 60.9 50.8
Jul 72.9 64.1 54.4
Aug 72 63.2 54.2
Sep 64.9 56.4 48
Oct 54.8 47.6 40.9
Nov 46.1 42 37.7
Dec 37.6 34.1 30

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.6 1.4 -0.9
Feb 3.7 1.2 -1.6
Mar 8.6 4.4 0.4
Apr 15.1 9.7 4
May 18.4 13 7.1
Jun 21.2 16.1 10.4
Jul 22.7 17.8 12.4
Aug 22.2 17.3 12.3
Sep 18.3 13.6 8.9
Oct 12.7 8.7 4.9
Nov 7.8 5.6 3.2
Dec 3.1 1.2 -1.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Soltau are January, February, and then March. 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 May with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of May 14th.

When can you find snow in Soltau? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around November, especially close to late November to early December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Soltau is often around around November 26th 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 Soltau.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

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 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 8% 0 1.3
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 24 0
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 8 0 3.3
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 61 0
Dec 0 0 0


Humidity and Wind

Soltau has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (59.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (89%).

Wind in Soltau is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is January, followed by December and March. January’s average wind speed of around 4.6 knots (5.3 MPH or 8.5 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 late March where average top sustained speeds reach 7.3 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 4.6 Light breeze 6.7 Light breeze
Feb 4.1 Light breeze 6.2 Light breeze
Mar 4.2 Light breeze 6.9 Light breeze
Apr 3.8 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
May 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Jun 3.7 Barely noticeable 6.5 Light breeze
Jul 3.8 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze
Aug 3.5 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Sep 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.5 Light breeze
Oct 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.1 Light breeze
Nov 4.1 Light breeze 6.2 Light breeze
Dec 4.3 Light breeze 6.3 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 85.8%
Feb 82%
Mar 70.6%
Apr 59.3%
May 60.5%
Jun 62.8%
Jul 66%
Aug 69.9%
Sep 74.2%
Oct 81.2%
Nov 87.5%
Dec 89%


Is it Safe to Travel to Soltau?

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


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Soltau, Germany is August, followed by October 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 Soltau in December. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 62.3 in December means 62.3% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall Soltau Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68.7°F (20.4°C) and 44.9°F (7.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Soltau, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 67.5°F (19.7°C) and 40.8°F (4.9°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 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 Soltau to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 45°F (7.2°C) and 34.2°F (1.2°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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