The best times to visit Wildwood for ideal weather are

April 16th to July 1st


August 13th to November 11th

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



Other Wildwood Travel Info

Weather in Wildwood


Average temperatures in Wildwood vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 48th 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 Wildwood, 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 86.4°F (30.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.6°F (21.4°C) at night.

Wildwood Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Wildwood 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.

Wildwood Perceived Temperature (F)


Wildwood Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Wildwood 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 42.4 35 28.4
Feb 43 35.3 28.5
Mar 51.1 43.1 36.4
Apr 61.5 52.8 45.5
May 71.8 63.2 55.9
Jun 80 72.3 65.3
Jul 85 76.7 69.8
Aug 82.4 74.6 67.5
Sep 77 69 61.9
Oct 67.1 59.2 52.2
Nov 55.8 48.4 41.4
Dec 48.7 41.6 35.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 5.8 1.7 -2
Feb 6.1 1.8 -1.9
Mar 10.6 6.2 2.4
Apr 16.4 11.6 7.5
May 22.1 17.3 13.3
Jun 26.7 22.4 18.5
Jul 29.4 24.8 21
Aug 28 23.7 19.7
Sep 25 20.6 16.6
Oct 19.5 15.1 11.2
Nov 13.2 9.1 5.2
Dec 9.3 5.3 1.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Wildwood are May, April, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Wildwood? 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 Wildwood.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 13% 0 1.8
Feb 12% 0 1.4
Mar 15% 0 2.5
Apr 10% 0 1.6
May 9% 0 1.1
Jun 19% 0 2.8
Jul 11% 0 1.9
Aug 13% 0 3.9
Sep 12% 0 3.1
Oct 12% 0 2.1
Nov 11% 0 1.6
Dec 15% 0 3.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 13 0 4.6
Feb 12 0 3.6
Mar 15 0 6.4
Apr 10 0 4.1
May 9 0 2.8
Jun 19 0 7.1
Jul 11 0 4.8
Aug 13 0 9.9
Sep 12 0 7.9
Oct 12 0 5.3
Nov 11 0 4.1
Dec 15 0 8.1


Humidity and Wind

Wildwood has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is February (52.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (66.8%).

Wind in Wildwood is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and January. April’s average wind speed of around 8.4 knots (9.7 MPH or 15.6 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 15.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 7.6 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Feb 7.6 Gentle breeze 14.7 Significant breeze
Mar 8.3 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Apr 8.4 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
May 7.5 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Jun 6.8 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Jul 6.4 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Aug 5.8 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Sep 6.2 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Oct 7 Gentle breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Nov 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Dec 7.6 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.6%
Feb 52.7%
Mar 54.6%
Apr 54.9%
May 62.7%
Jun 65.4%
Jul 65.6%
Aug 63.7%
Sep 66.8%
Oct 63.1%
Nov 58.2%
Dec 60.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to Wildwood?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; 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 Dec 04, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Wildwood, NJ, US 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 Wildwood 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

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 31.4 in November means 31.4% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Wildwood Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 78.4°F (25.8°C) and 44.7°F (7.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 3 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Wildwood, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 81.2°F (27.3°C) and 53.4°F (11.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 4 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 Wildwood to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.5°F (9.7°C) and 38.3°F (3.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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