The best times to visit Warsaw for ideal weather are

May 7th 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 Warsaw

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Warsaw 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 less temperate than some — in the 36th 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 Warsaw, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 79.9°F (26.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 59.6°F (15.3°C) at night.

    Warsaw Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Warsaw 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.

    Warsaw Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Warsaw Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Warsaw 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)
    Jan34.529.524.3
    Feb36.130.324.6
    Mar47.339.231
    Apr59.549.438.8
    May67.75847.7
    Jun73.764.153.9
    Jul7868.158.4
    Aug7766.956.9
    Sep66.457.248.4
    Oct55.24739.2
    Nov45.840.535.2
    Dec37.332.527

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan1.4-1.4-4.3
    Feb2.3-0.9-4.1
    Mar8.54-0.6
    Apr15.39.73.8
    May19.814.48.7
    Jun23.217.812.2
    Jul25.620.114.7
    Aug2519.413.8
    Sep19.1149.1
    Oct12.98.34
    Nov7.74.71.8
    Dec2.90.3-2.8


     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Warsaw are October, March, 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 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 late May to early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.

    When can you find snow in Warsaw? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around April, especially close to mid December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Warsaw is often around around December 17th 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.

    Chanceof Precipitation

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

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

    The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Warsaw (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)
    Jan18%4.61.7
    Feb13%4.71
    Mar11%2.41
    Apr14%61.4
    May25%02.8
    Jun26%03
    Jul26%03.9
    Aug20%02.5
    Sep18%01.9
    Oct10%1.71.2
    Nov16%1.71.5
    Dec16%4.71.4

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan1811.74.3
    Feb1311.92.5
    Mar116.12.5
    Apr1415.23.6
    May2507.1
    Jun2607.6
    Jul2609.9
    Aug2006.4
    Sep1804.8
    Oct104.33
    Nov164.33.8
    Dec1611.93.6

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Warsaw has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (55.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (85.6%).

    Wind in Warsaw 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 early to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 14.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

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    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
    Jan8.6Gentle breeze13.5Significant breeze
    Feb7.7Gentle breeze12.3Significant breeze
    Mar8.2Gentle breeze13.9Significant breeze
    Apr7Gentle breeze13.2Significant breeze
    May6.7Light breeze12.7Significant breeze
    Jun6.7Light breeze12.7Significant breeze
    Jul6.3Light breeze12.3Significant breeze
    Aug6Light breeze11.9Significant breeze
    Sep6.4Light breeze11.6Significant breeze
    Oct6.5Light breeze11.3Significant breeze
    Nov7.3Gentle breeze11.9Significant breeze
    Dec7.4Gentle breeze12.1Significant breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan82.6%
    Feb78.3%
    Mar64.4%
    Apr55.2%
    May60.1%
    Jun59.3%
    Jul62.7%
    Aug62.4%
    Sep71.4%
    Oct76.5%
    Nov85.6%
    Dec84.1%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Warsaw?

    Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Mar 17, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Poland; 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 Feb 19, 2019.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Warsaw, Poland is July, followed by September 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 Warsaw 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 60.3 in November means 60.3% of the tourists vs. July.


    Overall Warsaw Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 71.1°F (21.7°C) and 42.6°F (5.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 8 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 6 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Warsaw, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 68.7°F (20.4°C) and 40.1°F (4.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 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 far too cold this time of year in Warsaw to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 42.6°F (5.9°C) and 29.2°F (-1.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

     

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