The best times to visit Vienna for ideal weather are

April 16th to July 1st

or

August 13th 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.


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    Weather in Vienna

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Vienna vary drastically. 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 somewhat temperate — in the 44th 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 Vienna, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 84.9°F (29.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66.6°F (19.2°C) at night.

    Vienna Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Vienna 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.

    Vienna Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Vienna Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Vienna 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)
    Jan40.736.833.4
    Feb42.737.733.7
    Mar53.446.140.3
    Apr65.356.248.5
    May7162.355.2
    Jun78.469.261.8
    Jul82.673.165.4
    Aug81.672.164.4
    Sep70.562.756.8
    Oct5952.847.9
    Nov50.145.742.1
    Dec41.437.534

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan4.82.70.8
    Feb5.93.20.9
    Mar11.97.84.6
    Apr18.513.49.2
    May21.716.812.9
    Jun25.820.716.6
    Jul28.122.818.6
    Aug27.622.318
    Sep21.417.113.8
    Oct1511.68.8
    Nov10.17.65.6
    Dec5.23.11.1


     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Vienna are December, April, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early April. For example, on the week of April 2nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.

    When can you find snow in Vienna? 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.

    Chanceof Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Vienna.

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    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

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    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan15%01.8
    Feb12%01.1
    Mar15%01.9
    Apr12%01.2
    May23%03.6
    Jun22%04.4
    Jul18%03.2
    Aug19%02.7
    Sep17%03.4
    Oct14%01.9
    Nov13%01.3
    Dec11%01.2

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan1504.6
    Feb1202.8
    Mar1504.8
    Apr1203
    May2309.1
    Jun22011.2
    Jul1808.1
    Aug1906.9
    Sep1708.6
    Oct1404.8
    Nov1303.3
    Dec1103

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Vienna has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (51.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (72.3%).

    Wind in Vienna is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by January and March. February’s average wind speed of around 6.9 knots (7.9 MPH or 12.7 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 11.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    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.

    MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
    Jan6.8Light breeze10.4Gentle breeze
    Feb6.9Light breeze10.3Gentle breeze
    Mar6.8Light breeze10.4Gentle breeze
    Apr6.1Light breeze9.8Gentle breeze
    May6.7Light breeze10.3Gentle breeze
    Jun6.1Light breeze9.8Gentle breeze
    Jul6.3Light breeze10Gentle breeze
    Aug5.6Light breeze9.1Gentle breeze
    Sep5.9Light breeze9.2Gentle breeze
    Oct5.5Light breeze8.4Gentle breeze
    Nov6Light breeze9.6Gentle breeze
    Dec6.3Light breeze9.6Gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan70.5%
    Feb64.8%
    Mar55.1%
    Apr51.7%
    May57.1%
    Jun55.8%
    Jul54.5%
    Aug56.1%
    Sep63.4%
    Oct71.1%
    Nov72.3%
    Dec72.3%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Vienna?

    Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Mar 17, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Austria; 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 May 01, 2018.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Vienna, Austria is June, followed by August 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 Vienna 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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 78.7 in November means 78.7% of the tourists vs. June.



    Overall Vienna Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 74.5°F (23.6°C) and 49.6°F (9.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

    Summer (June through August)

    The middle-year months have very comfortable 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 Vienna, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 73.4°F (23°C) and 44.1°F (6.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 5 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 Vienna to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.8°F (9.9°C) and 37.5°F (3.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

     

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