The best times to visit Southampton for ideal weather are
October 29th to June 3rd
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Southampton Travel Guide
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Weather in Southampton
Average temperatures in Southampton vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th 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 Southampton, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 85.7°F (29.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77°F (25°C) at night.
Southampton Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Southampton 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.
Southampton Perceived Temperature (F)
Southampton Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Southampton 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 Southampton are May, April, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early May. For example, on the week of April 30th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid August with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of August 6th.
When can you find snow in Southampton? 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 Southampton.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Southampton (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
Southampton has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (63.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (73.9%).
Wind in Southampton is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is February, followed by March and January. February’s average wind speed of around 14.5 knots (16.7 MPH or 26.8 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 24.7 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Southampton.
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||13.3||Significant breeze||20.3||Strong breeze|
|Feb||14.5||Significant breeze||22.2||Very strong breeze|
|Mar||13.6||Significant breeze||19.8||Strong breeze|
|Apr||12.7||Significant breeze||18.2||Strong breeze|
|May||11.2||Significant breeze||16||Strong breeze|
|Jun||10.5||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||10.4||Gentle breeze||15||Strong breeze|
|Aug||9.9||Gentle breeze||15.1||Significant breeze|
|Sep||9.7||Gentle breeze||15.2||Strong breeze|
|Oct||11.3||Significant breeze||16.8||Significant breeze|
|Nov||12.5||Significant breeze||18.2||Strong breeze|
|Dec||12.7||Significant breeze||18.6||Strong breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Southampton?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Bermuda; 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 Southampton, Bermuda is July, followed by April and January. 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 Southampton 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
Overall Southampton Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 76.9°F (24.9°C) and 68.4°F (20.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 8 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 comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 7 to 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Southampton, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 85°F (29.4°C) and 73.1°F (22.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 9 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Southampton to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 72.7°F (22.6°C) and 68.2°F (20.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 8 to 10 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.