The best times to visit Spreewald for ideal weather are

May 14th to September 23rd

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



Other Spreewald Travel Info

Weather in Spreewald


Average temperatures in Spreewald 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 somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Spreewald, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 84.8°F (29.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.7°F (15.9°C) at night.

Spreewald Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Spreewald 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.

Spreewald Perceived Temperature (F)


Spreewald Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Spreewald 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 38.1 34.5 30.4
Feb 38.5 33.4 28.3
Mar 44.7 37.6 30.2
Apr 58.9 49.8 40.1
May 65.3 56.4 45.8
Jun 71.8 63 53
Jul 79.1 69.4 59.2
Aug 78.4 67.8 57
Sep 68 59.1 50.8
Oct 57.3 50.5 44.1
Nov 49.7 44.7 39.7
Dec 44.7 40.3 35.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.4 1.4 -0.9
Feb 3.6 0.8 -2.1
Mar 7.1 3.1 -1
Apr 14.9 9.9 4.5
May 18.5 13.6 7.7
Jun 22.1 17.2 11.7
Jul 26.2 20.8 15.1
Aug 25.8 19.9 13.9
Sep 20 15.1 10.4
Oct 14.1 10.3 6.7
Nov 9.8 7.1 4.3
Dec 7.1 4.6 1.9


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 Spreewald.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Spreewald (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 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 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 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0


Humidity and Wind

Spreewald has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is July (53.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (84.1%).

Wind in Spreewald is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by December and March. January’s average wind speed of around 10.2 knots (11.8 MPH or 19 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 to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 19.3 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 10.2 Gentle breeze 15.6 Significant breeze
Feb 8.1 Gentle breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Mar 9 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Apr 8 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
May 7.8 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Jun 7.5 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jul 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Aug 7.1 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Sep 7.3 Gentle breeze 13 Significant breeze
Oct 6.1 Light breeze 10.3 Gentle breeze
Nov 8.5 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Dec 9.8 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 83.5%
Feb 79.8%
Mar 66.2%
Apr 57.3%
May 58.5%
Jun 55.1%
Jul 53.8%
Aug 54.4%
Sep 70.9%
Oct 80.1%
Nov 84.1%
Dec 83%


Is it Safe to Travel to Spreewald?

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 Spreewald, Germany is October, followed by January and August. 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 Spreewald 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 55.6 in December means 55.6% of the tourists vs. October.



Overall Spreewald Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 66.5°F (19.2°C) and 41.8°F (5.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. 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. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Spreewald, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 69.9°F (21.1°C) and 40.2°F (4.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Spreewald to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51°F (10.6°C) and 31.4°F (-0.3°C). These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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