The best times to visit The Brecks for ideal weather are

June 11th 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 The Brecks Travel Info

Weather in The Brecks


Average temperatures in The Brecks vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 28th 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 The Brecks, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 73.7°F (23.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.4°F (13°C) at night.

The Brecks Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


The Brecks 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.

The Brecks Perceived Temperature (F)


The Brecks Perceived Temperature (C)



Average The Brecks 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 45.6 40.2 33.9
Feb 46.4 40.1 33.7
Mar 52 43.5 35.1
Apr 59.3 49.3 39.3
May 63.3 54.3 44.9
Jun 68.2 59.2 49.8
Jul 72.9 63.4 54.5
Aug 71.7 62.6 54.1
Sep 66.7 57.5 48.7
Oct 59.9 52.4 44.7
Nov 51.8 45.9 39.4
Dec 46.3 40.9 34.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 7.6 4.6 1.1
Feb 8 4.5 0.9
Mar 11.1 6.4 1.7
Apr 15.2 9.6 4.1
May 17.4 12.4 7.2
Jun 20.1 15.1 9.9
Jul 22.7 17.4 12.5
Aug 22.1 17 12.3
Sep 19.3 14.2 9.3
Oct 15.5 11.3 7.1
Nov 11 7.7 4.1
Dec 7.9 4.9 1.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in The Brecks are April, September, 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 mid to late September. For example, on the week of September 17th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid October with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of October 15th.

When can you find snow in The Brecks? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January. The best time to ski (if at all) in The Brecks is often around around February 12th 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 The Brecks.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 23% 2.3 3.1
Feb 15% 1.4 2.9
Mar 15% 1.2 1.8
Apr 9% 0 0.8
May 16% 0 1.9
Jun 21% 0 2
Jul 20% 0 2.1
Aug 23% 0 2.5
Sep 12% 0 1.2
Oct 21% 0 2.5
Nov 22% 0 2.2
Dec 21% 0 1.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 23 5.8 7.9
Feb 15 3.6 7.4
Mar 15 3 4.6
Apr 9 0 2
May 16 0 4.8
Jun 21 0 5.1
Jul 20 0 5.3
Aug 23 0 6.4
Sep 12 0 3
Oct 21 0 6.4
Nov 22 0 5.6
Dec 21 0 4.6


Humidity and Wind

The Brecks has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (67.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (88.7%).

Wind in The Brecks is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and May. December’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.5 MPH or 16.8 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 May where average top sustained speeds reach 17.2 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 9 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Feb 8.2 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Mar 8.2 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Apr 7.5 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
May 8.6 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Jun 7.5 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Jul 7.6 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Aug 7.7 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Sep 7.1 Gentle breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Oct 7.6 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Nov 8.2 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Dec 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 87.8%
Feb 84.3%
Mar 74.5%
Apr 69.1%
May 67.5%
Jun 69.8%
Jul 67.6%
Aug 68.6%
Sep 74.4%
Oct 81%
Nov 86.7%
Dec 88.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to The Brecks?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the United Kingdom; 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 Sep 06, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in The Brecks, the United Kingdom is August, followed by September and October. 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 The Brecks 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 58.8 in December means 58.8% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall The Brecks Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 65.6°F (18.7°C) and 49.5°F (9.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 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 most precipitation with 6 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in The Brecks, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 69°F (20.6°C) and 47.3°F (8.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 7 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 too cold this time of year in The Brecks to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.5°F (9.7°C) and 44°F (6.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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