Best time to visit Galway, Ireland

The best time to visit the region Galway in Ireland is from june until september, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Galway is 17°C in june and the lowest is 8°C in january.

The average climate figure for Galway is an 7,5. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Galway has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Galway or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Galway per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
8°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 8°C
51
mm
41
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41
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27
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35
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37
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39
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38
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31
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38
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58
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61
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Climate Galway

The region Galway has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Galway is 12° degrees and there is about 279 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 180 days a year with an average humidity of 85% and an UV-index of 3.


Climate Galway

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 8°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 8°C
Night 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 8°C 6°C 4°C
Precip 51
mm
41
mm
41
mm
27
mm
35
mm
37
mm
39
mm
38
mm
31
mm
38
mm
58
mm
61
mm
Rain
days
20 17 17 16 20 18 21 22 17 19 18 21
Snow
days
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dry
days
10 11 13 14 11 12 10 9 13 12 12 9
Sun hours
per day
4 4 5 7 6 8 6 6 5 4 4 4
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
UV-index 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 2
 

Weather Galway january

On average, it is maximum 8° in january in Galway and at least around 4° degrees. In january there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Galway and on average, it snows 1 day in january.

Weather Galway february

On average, it is maximum 8° in february in Galway and at least around 3° degrees. In february there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway march

On average, it is maximum 10° in march in Galway and at least around 4° degrees. In march there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Galway and on average, it snows 1 day in march.

Weather Galway april

On average, it is maximum 12° in april in Galway and at least around 5° degrees. In april there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway may

On average, it is maximum 14° in may in Galway and at least around 7° degrees. In may there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway june

On average, it is maximum 17° in june in Galway and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway july

On average, it is maximum 17° in july in Galway and at least around 11° degrees. In july there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway august

On average, it is maximum 17° in august in Galway and at least around 11° degrees. In august there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway september

On average, it is maximum 16° in september in Galway and at least around 10° degrees. In september there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in Galway and at least around 8° degrees. In october there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway november

On average, it is maximum 10° in november in Galway and at least around 6° degrees. In november there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Galway.

Weather Galway december

On average, it is maximum 8° in december in Galway and at least around 4° degrees. In december there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 61 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Galway and on average, it snows 1 day in december.

14 day weather forecast Galway

The weather for Galway in Ireland will be 9° till 10° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Th
4 Mar
Bewolkt 6°C 4°C 0.6 mm 40% 3m/s 1
Fr
5 Mar
Overwegend bewolkt 9°C 3°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 2
Sa
6 Mar
Bewolkt 9°C 4°C 1.0 mm 50% 3m/s 1
Su
7 Mar
Bewolkt 9°C 6°C 2.6 mm 70% 4m/s 2
Mo
8 Mar
Bewolkt 10°C 8°C 1.6 mm 60% 6m/s 1
Tu
9 Mar
Zware Regen 11°C 7°C 22 mm 95% 11m/s 1
We
10 Mar
Lichte regenbuien 11°C 6°C 4.8 mm 85% 15m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Th
11 Mar
Lichte regenbuien 8°C 5°C 4.5 mm 80% 10m/s 1
Fr
12 Mar
Overwegend bewolkt 6°C 1°C 1.5 mm 60% 7m/s 2
Sa
13 Mar
Overwegend bewolkt 7°C -1°C 0.1 mm 10% 4m/s 1
Su
14 Mar
Overwegend bewolkt 7°C 3°C 0.1 mm 10% 5m/s 1
Mo
15 Mar
Bewolkt 9°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 1
Tu
16 Mar
Bewolkt 10°C 8°C 1.1 mm 55% 7m/s 1
We
17 Mar
Bewolkt 10°C 8°C 0.5 mm 35% 7m/s 1

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Flight tickets to Galway

To travel to Galway you can travel to these airports:

  • Cork Airport
    Cork
  • Kerry Airport
    Killarney
  • Waterford Airport
    Waterford
  • Shannon Airport
    Shannon
  • Galway Airport
    Galway

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About Galway

Galway lies in Ireland . If you want to call Galway you have to use +353 or 00353 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +3535012457809 or 003535012457809.

Galway is in a straight line at 636 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 2 hours5.

The coordinates of Galway, Ireland are latitude: 53.271944 en longitude: -9.048889

The GPS coordinates are N 53° 16' 18.8400" en W 9° 2' 56.0400"

Currency Galway

In Galway the Euro is used to pay.

Exchange rate Euro (EUR) 3 march 2021

1 Euro = 1,19 United States dollar
100 Euro = 118,75 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 0,84 Euro
100 United States dollar = 84,21 Euro

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Time difference Galway

In Galway it is now 03:47 o’clock at night on thursday 4 march 2021. That is 5 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Galway is Europe/Dublin and the Greenwich time is UTC+00.

Vaccinations Galway

No recommended vaccinations are required for Galway.