The best times to visit Texel Island for ideal weather are

May 21st 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 Texel Island Travel Info

Weather in Texel Island

Temperature

Average temperatures in Texel Island vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 29th 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 Texel Island, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 70.9°F (21.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 58.7°F (14.8°C) at night.

Texel Island Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Texel Island 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.

Texel Island Perceived Temperature (F)

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Texel Island Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Texel Island 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 43 39.5 35.1
Feb 42.8 38.6 33.7
Mar 48 42.7 37.1
Apr 55.6 48.9 42
May 60.3 54.1 47.8
Jun 65.1 59.1 52.8
Jul 69.5 63.5 57.4
Aug 69.5 63.6 57
Sep 64.6 59.3 53.4
Oct 57.9 53.1 47.4
Nov 50.7 46.8 42
Dec 44.9 41.3 36.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 6.1 4.2 1.7
Feb 6 3.7 0.9
Mar 8.9 5.9 2.8
Apr 13.1 9.4 5.6
May 15.7 12.3 8.8
Jun 18.4 15.1 11.6
Jul 20.8 17.5 14.1
Aug 20.8 17.6 13.9
Sep 18.1 15.2 11.9
Oct 14.4 11.7 8.6
Nov 10.4 8.2 5.6
Dec 7.2 5.2 2.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Texel Island are April, March, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early December with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of December 3rd.

When can you find snow in Texel Island? 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 Texel Island.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 31% 0 2.9
Feb 23% 0 1.8
Mar 16% 0 1.5
Apr 11% 0 0.8
May 18% 0 1.7
Jun 19% 0 1.9
Jul 27% 0 3.3
Aug 28% 0 3.7
Sep 26% 0 3
Oct 30% 0 3.4
Nov 32% 0 3
Dec 34% 0 3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 31 0 7.4
Feb 23 0 4.6
Mar 16 0 3.8
Apr 11 0 2
May 18 0 4.3
Jun 19 0 4.8
Jul 27 0 8.4
Aug 28 0 9.4
Sep 26 0 7.6
Oct 30 0 8.6
Nov 32 0 7.6
Dec 34 0 7.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Texel Island has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (71% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (82.8%).

Wind in Texel Island is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by December and November. January’s average wind speed of around 13.1 knots (15.1 MPH or 24.3 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 January where average top sustained speeds reach 21.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 13.1 Significant breeze 19.7 Strong breeze
Feb 11.3 Significant breeze 17.4 Strong breeze
Mar 11.2 Significant breeze 17.3 Strong breeze
Apr 9.8 Gentle breeze 15.6 Significant breeze
May 10.5 Gentle breeze 16.4 Strong breeze
Jun 9.6 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Jul 10 Gentle breeze 16.1 Strong breeze
Aug 9.7 Gentle breeze 16.1 Significant breeze
Sep 10 Gentle breeze 16 Strong breeze
Oct 10.5 Gentle breeze 16.9 Significant breeze
Nov 11.6 Significant breeze 18.5 Strong breeze
Dec 13.1 Significant breeze 20 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 82.8%
Feb 82%
Mar 77.2%
Apr 74.3%
May 71%
Jun 72.2%
Jul 72.9%
Aug 72.3%
Sep 74.2%
Oct 77.6%
Nov 81.6%
Dec 81.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Texel Island?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the Netherlands; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Texel Island, the Netherlands is August, followed by July and April. 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 Texel Island 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

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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 78.8 in November means 78.8% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Texel Island Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 62.7°F (17.1°C) and 45.4°F (7.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 6 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Texel Island, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 66.5°F (19.2°C) and 46.1°F (7.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 8 to 10 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 too cold this time of year in Texel Island to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.7°F (8.2°C) and 41°F (5°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 11 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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