The best times to visit Summersville for ideal weather are

May 21st to October 14th

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

 

 


Other Summersville Travel Info

Weather in Summersville

Temperature

Average temperatures in Summersville 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 more temperate than most — in the 61st 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 Summersville, the hottest months are August, June, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 86°F (30°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63°F (17.2°C) at night.

Summersville Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Summersville 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.

Summersville Perceived Temperature (F)

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Summersville Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Summersville 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)
Jan42.232.824.9
Feb41.430.620.9
Mar59.746.835.9
Apr65.452.341.1
May70.858.649.4
Jun78.268.260.6
Jul78.367.860.4
Aug81.170.361.8
Sep80.266.355.3
Oct68.854.844.1
Nov52.841.732.3
Dec48.637.828.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan5.70.4-3.9
Feb5.2-0.8-6.2
Mar15.48.22.2
Apr18.611.35.1
May21.614.89.7
Jun25.720.115.9
Jul25.719.915.8
Aug27.321.316.6
Sep26.819.112.9
Oct20.412.76.7
Nov11.65.40.2
Dec9.23.2-2.1

 


 
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 Summersville.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

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MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan0%00
Feb0%00
Mar0%00
Apr0%00
May0%00
Jun0%00
Jul0%00
Aug0%00
Sep0%00
Oct0%00
Nov0%00
Dec0%00

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
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Humidity and Wind

Summersville has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is March (48.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (72.1%).

Wind in Summersville is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is December, followed by April and February. December’s average wind speed of around 2.7 knots (3.1 MPH or 5 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid December where average top sustained speeds reach 11.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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
Jan2.6Barely noticeable8.5Gentle breeze
Feb2.7Barely noticeable8.5Gentle breeze
Mar2.4Barely noticeable8.4Gentle breeze
Apr2.7Barely noticeable9.2Gentle breeze
May1.3Barely noticeable6.8Gentle breeze
Jun1.3Barely noticeable6.7Light breeze
Jul1.1Barely noticeable6.3Gentle breeze
Aug1Barely noticeable6.1Light breeze
Sep0.9Still6.1Gentle breeze
Oct1.3Barely noticeable6.3Light breeze
Nov2Barely noticeable7.3Gentle breeze
Dec2.7Barely noticeable8.9Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan63.1%
Feb54%
Mar48.1%
Apr53.6%
May65.8%
Jun66.5%
Jul72.1%
Aug70%
Sep67.1%
Oct63.1%
Nov65.2%
Dec71.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Summersville?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; 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 Summersville, WV, US is May, followed by July and June. 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 Summersville in October. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 50.9 in October means 50.9% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Summersville Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 76.1°F (24.5°C) and 46.7°F (8.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. 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. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Summersville, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86°F (30°C) and 46.7°F (8.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Summersville to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.3°F (13.5°C) and 33°F (0.6°C). These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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