What is the best time to visit Salzburg?

You can decide the when part of your trip depending on what interests you the most. Salzburg has a moderate weather conditions in most months of the year, and is not a limitting factor in planning your trip. The Sazburg Festival - high class festival for classical and modern music, takes place in the months of July - August. This is probably the best time to visit if you want the best cultural experience, however July and August also observe the most number of tourists. The temperature peaks at about 40 degree Celsius. Most people suggest September - October as the ideal months to visit Salzburg. The summer crowds taper off, and the city is back to its serene self. The climate is also quite comfortable during these months. The temperature drastically drops in the months of December through February. The months of December and January observe the ever so charming Christmas Markets. The city is christmas-y and festive and has a a very different vibe as compared to any other month in the city.

Weather in Salzburg


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Monthly Weather in Salzburg

Month Avg. Minimum (°C) Avg. Maximum (°C)
January -9 -1
February -0 7
March 3 13
April 4 13
May 9 20
June 13 24
July 15 24
August 14 23
September 12 22
October 6 12
November 1 7
December -2 4

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