Austria
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Best time to visit Austria

To go to Austria, the best time to visit is May through September. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and almost no precipitation. In Austria, July is the warmest month with 80°F and the most cold month is 35°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly see the average weather per month in Austria, the monthly temperature or when precipitation is highest. The monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate West Austria by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 32 34 44 55 61 68 72 72 63 53 44 35
Precipitation (inch) 13 10 7 5 17 26 26 16 11 10 7 9

Weather data from: Tirol

Climate North Austria by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 35 39 50 61 67 74 80 80 69 58 48 38
Precipitation (inch) 10 7 8 6 14 15 13 9 11 10 8 11

Weather data from: Vienna

Climate South Austria by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 33 34 44 55 62 69 73 73 63 54 44 35
Precipitation (inch) 11 17 12 12 19 20 16 18 20 14 19 9

Weather data from: Klagenfurt




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Austria weather

The weather for Austria over the next 14 days will be 54°F till 72° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Austria is based on the weather in Vienna.

5-day weather forecast Austria

Weather
Max/min
Rain
Wind
Monday
3 october
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61°F
52°F
0 in
8 m/s
Tuesday
4 october
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64°F
52°F
0 in
6 m/s
Wednesday
5 october
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70°F
52°F
0 in
5 m/s
Thursday
6 october
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72°F
55°F
0 in
3 m/s
Friday
7 october
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70°F
55°F
0 in
4 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Austria


Climate Austria

Click on a region of Austria to view the climate:

West Austria (Tirol)

West Austria has a continental climate. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for West Austria is 24° degrees and there is about 157 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 213 days a year with an average humidity of 83% and an UV-index of 3.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 32 34 44 55 61 68 72 72 63 53 44 35
Night temp. (°F) 21 23 31 37 44 50 53 53 47 39 33 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 13 10 7 5 17 26 26 16 11 10 7 9
Days with rain 6 3 6 8 15 18 18 11 8 7 2 5
Days with snow 16 12 7 3 1 - - - - 2 4 11
Dry days 9 13 18 19 15 12 13 20 22 22 24 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 7 10 10 10 11 11 9 6 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 1 2 2 3 4 5 5 4 3 2 2 2

Weather data from: Tirol

North Austria (Vienna)

North Austria has a continental climate. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for North Austria is 29° degrees and there is about 122 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 196 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 4.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 35 39 50 61 67 74 80 80 69 58 48 38
Night temp. (°F) 27 29 36 42 49 54 59 59 53 45 38 30
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 10 7 8 6 14 15 13 9 11 10 8 11
Days with rain 8 8 11 11 16 15 13 9 11 9 9 9
Days with snow 8 6 3 - - - - - - - 2 5
Dry days 15 14 17 19 15 15 18 22 19 22 19 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 7 10 10 11 11 11 10 6 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 3
UV-index 2 2 3 4 5 5 6 5 4 3 2 2

Weather data from: Vienna

South Austria (Klagenfurt)

South Austria has a continental climate. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for South Austria is 24° degrees and there is about 186 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 175 days a year with an average humidity of 82% and an UV-index of 3.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 33 34 44 55 62 69 73 73 63 54 44 35
Night temp. (°F) 20 21 29 36 42 47 50 50 45 38 33 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 11 17 12 12 19 20 16 18 20 14 19 9
Days with rain 8 8 11 14 17 15 16 12 12 10 13 7
Days with snow 8 10 4 1 - - - - - - 2 5
Dry days 15 10 16 15 14 15 15 19 18 21 15 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 4 7 10 10 11 11 11 9 6 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 3 3 3 5 5 4 3 2 2 2

Weather data from: Klagenfurt

Austria weather by month

What is the average Austria weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Austria?

Austria lies in a straight line about 4,173 miles from United States (New York → Vienna). By car the distance is 914 miles. The total travel time is 15 hours and 30 minutes.

How long is the flight to Austria?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Austria is approximately 13 h. 40 min.

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What are the largest airports in Austria?

These are the largest airports in Austria:

  • Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Vienna
  • Linz Hörsching Airport (LNZ) in Linz
  • Graz Airport (GRZ) in Graz
  • Salzburg Airport (SZG) in Salzburg
  • Innsbruck Airport (INN) in Innsbruck
  • Klagenfurt Airport (KLU)

How many inhabitants does Austria have?

Austria has 8,830,487 inhabitants.

How big is Austria?

The surface area of Austria is 52,109 mi². It is 5x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Austria?

The capital of Austria is Vienna.

What is the currency of Austria?

In Austria, the Euro (EUR) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 3 October 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 0.84 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 1.19 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 84.21 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 118.75 US dollar

What is the area code of Austria?

The area code to call Austria is +43.