The best times to visit Torquay for ideal weather are

May 21st to September 30th

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

 

 


Other Torquay Travel Info

Weather in Torquay

Temperature

Average temperatures in Torquay vary somewhat. 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 33rd 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 Torquay, 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 71.1°F (21.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.2°F (11.8°C) at night.

Torquay Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Torquay 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.

Torquay Perceived Temperature (F)

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Torquay Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Torquay 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)
Jan48.142.735.8
Feb48.642.735.6
Mar52.344.835.8
Apr57.849.238.8
May62.254.144.1
Jun67.258.948.7
Jul69.861.752.3
Aug68.660.951.8
Sep65.957.447.5
Oct60.253.344.9
Nov53.44840.9
Dec48.54335.7

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan8.95.92.1
Feb9.25.92
Mar11.37.12.1
Apr14.39.63.8
May16.812.36.7
Jun19.614.99.3
Jul2116.511.3
Aug20.316.111
Sep18.814.18.6
Oct15.711.87.2
Nov11.98.94.9
Dec9.26.12.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Torquay are September, 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 March. For example, on the week of March 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.

When can you find snow in Torquay? 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 Torquay.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan29%03.4
Feb24%02.4
Mar16%01.6
Apr12%01.3
May14%01.3
Jun13%01.4
Jul15%01.8
Aug22%02.7
Sep11%01.6
Oct23%03.1
Nov32%03.5
Dec27%02.8

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2908.6
Feb2406.1
Mar1604.1
Apr1203.3
May1403.3
Jun1303.6
Jul1504.6
Aug2206.9
Sep1104.1
Oct2307.9
Nov3208.9
Dec2707.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Torquay has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (70.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (83.4%).

Wind in Torquay is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by March and February. January’s average wind speed of around 8.6 knots (9.9 MPH or 15.9 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 mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 16.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan8.6Gentle breeze15.6Significant breeze
Feb8.1Gentle breeze15Significant breeze
Mar8.2Gentle breeze14.8Significant breeze
Apr7.9Gentle breeze13.9Significant breeze
May8Gentle breeze14.3Significant breeze
Jun7.5Gentle breeze13.6Significant breeze
Jul7.6Gentle breeze13.8Significant breeze
Aug7.4Gentle breeze13.4Significant breeze
Sep6.6Light breeze12.7Significant breeze
Oct7.2Gentle breeze13.7Significant breeze
Nov7.9Gentle breeze14.5Significant breeze
Dec7.9Gentle breeze15.1Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan81.3%
Feb79.3%
Mar73.8%
Apr70.9%
May70.3%
Jun70.3%
Jul72.4%
Aug75.5%
Sep77.5%
Oct82%
Nov83.4%
Dec83%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Torquay?

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 Torquay, the United Kingdom is July, followed by May and September. 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 Torquay 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 39.7 in November means 39.7% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Torquay Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 65.7°F (18.7°C) and 50.1°F (10.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 5 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 4 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Torquay, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 67.4°F (19.7°C) and 49.1°F (9.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 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 Torquay to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 50.1°F (10.1°C) and 46.1°F (7.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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