The best times to visit Truro 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.

 

 


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Weather in Truro

Temperature

Average temperatures in Truro vary drastically. 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 19th 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 Truro, the hottest months are July, August, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 79.8°F (26.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.5°F (13.6°C) at night.

Truro Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Truro 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.

Truro Perceived Temperature (F)

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Truro Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Truro 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 31.4 20.7 10.8
Feb 30.9 20.6 10.4
Mar 38.7 27.9 17.5
Apr 51.3 39.3 28.5
May 63 49.8 38.3
Jun 70.5 57.8 46.9
Jul 78.5 65.6 54.5
Aug 77.6 65.1 54
Sep 70.2 57.9 46.5
Oct 57.7 47.2 37.1
Nov 47.7 37.8 28.6
Dec 37.6 28.6 20

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -0.3 -6.3 -11.8
Feb -0.6 -6.3 -12
Mar 3.7 -2.3 -8.1
Apr 10.7 4.1 -1.9
May 17.2 9.9 3.5
Jun 21.4 14.3 8.3
Jul 25.8 18.7 12.5
Aug 25.3 18.4 12.2
Sep 21.2 14.4 8.1
Oct 14.3 8.4 2.8
Nov 8.7 3.2 -1.9
Dec 3.1 -1.9 -6.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Truro are March, September, 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 early July. For example, on the week of July 2nd there is 1 day 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 Truro? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around April, especially close to early to mid April. The best time to ski (if at all) in Truro is often around around April 9th 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 Truro.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Truro (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 28% 5.2 3.5
Feb 25% 10.5 3.1
Mar 20% 10.6 3.4
Apr 26% 14.3 2.9
May 21% 1.1 2.9
Jun 28% 3.1 4.5
Jul 22% 3.5 3.6
Aug 24% 0.8 4.1
Sep 20% 0.4 5.2
Oct 28% 0 5.1
Nov 33% 1.4 5
Dec 38% 3.4 5.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 28 13.2 8.9
Feb 25 26.7 7.9
Mar 20 26.9 8.6
Apr 26 36.3 7.4
May 21 2.8 7.4
Jun 28 7.9 11.4
Jul 22 8.9 9.1
Aug 24 2 10.4
Sep 20 1 13.2
Oct 28 0 13
Nov 33 3.6 12.7
Dec 38 8.6 14.2

 

Humidity and Wind

Truro has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (62.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (74.9%).

Wind in Truro is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 7.9 knots (9.1 MPH or 14.7 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 April where average top sustained speeds reach 14.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 7 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Feb 7.2 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Mar 7.9 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Apr 7.5 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
May 6.7 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Jun 6.1 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Jul 5.6 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Aug 5.4 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Sep 5.9 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Oct 6.5 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Nov 6.7 Light breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Dec 7.1 Gentle breeze 13.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 69.8%
Feb 68.9%
Mar 62.6%
Apr 63.6%
May 65.7%
Jun 70.3%
Jul 71.8%
Aug 72.2%
Sep 72.9%
Oct 72.5%
Nov 73.4%
Dec 74.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Truro?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Canada; 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 Truro, NS, Canada is July, followed by August 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 Truro 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

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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 51.6 in December means 51.6% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Truro Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 67.2°F (19.6°C) and 34.4°F (1.3°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 8 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 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Truro, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 73.1°F (22.8°C) and 42.7°F (5.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 10 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Truro to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 40.9°F (4.9°C) and 26.7°F (-2.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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