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What is the climate like in Austria?

The climate of Austria has an average yearly temperature of 14°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 2°C and rise to 25°C.

Annually, about 958 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Austria. Additionally, about 568 cm of snow falls each year.

The best time to visit Austria is September. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Austria.

Temperature 2 to 25°C
Rain 958 mm
Snow 568 cm

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The climate of Austria
  • Average yearly temperature: 14°C
  • Highest temperature: 25°C in July
  • Lowest temperature: 2°C in January
  • Rainfall: 958 mm per year, averaging 80 mm by month
  • Driest months: 40 mm in February, 46 mm in March and 50 mm in April
  • Wettest months: 141 mm in July, 138 mm in August and 106 mm in May
  • Snowfall: 568 cm per year

Climate table Austria

The climate table for Austria shows the average temperatures, rainfall, snowfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 2 6 10 14 17 23 25 24 19 15 8 3
Nighttime temperature (°C) -4 -3 -1 3 7 12 13 13 9 5 1 -3
Rainfall (mm) 65 40 46 50 106 93 141 138 89 69 50 71
Snowfall (cm) 187 61 129 54 7,5 0 0 0 0,4 3,5 33 92
UV Index 3 4 6 7 7 8 7 7 5 4 3 2
Best month No No No No No No No No Yes No No No

Temperature by month in Austria

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Austria

Temperature by month in Austria

Rainfall by month in Austria

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in Austria.

Rainfall by month in Austria

Snowfall by month in Austria

This graph shows the average snowfall in centimeters by month in Austria.

Snowfall by month in Austria

UV index by month in Austria

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Austria.

UV index by month in Austria

Yearly temperature in Austria

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Austria, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Austria

Yearly total rainfall in Austria

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in Austria.

Rainfall per year in Austria

Yearly snowfall in Austria

This graph shows the average yearly snowfall in Austria, measured in centimeters.

Snowfall per year in Austria

Weather experiences in Austria

The weather in Austria is rated an average of 3,9 out of 5 stars by 9 visitors.

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During the day it was around 20 degrees, there was a cool breeze, but at night it was slightly colder. It rained a little, but it was mostly sunny, perfect for outdoor activities.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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It snowed continuously, making for breathtaking scenery. Skiing was excellent thanks to the heavy snowfall. Not ideal for those looking for warm weather in December.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Daytime temperatures ranged from moderate to warm. At night, temperatures dropped a bit, so thermal underwear was necessary. Occasional showers, but generally pleasant.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

It was quite cold and somewhat gloomy, it rained occasionally, but there were also some beautiful, clear days. Nature remains spectacular regardless of the weather.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

Rain and sun alternated quickly, sometimes leading to unexpected situations.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Wear insulating clothing to stay comfortable. Despite all the weather surprises, the atmosphere remains enchanting.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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The snow made up for everything and made the picture perfect. There was a strong wind for several days, making it very cold.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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In July, Austria offered wonderful summer weather with lots of sunshine, ideal for walks and picnics by the lake. However, a few rain showers appeared in the late afternoon.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Excellent StarStarStarStarStar

Nice temperature. 18 degrees on the Ahornberg. Bit of wind. But lots of sunshine. In short...it was a lovely sunny day.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Austria by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Austria and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Austria, you can view the average temperature, rainfall, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.