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Best time to visit Silverton, CO, USA

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The best time to visit Silverton is November

When’s the best time to visit Silverton, you ask? Based on several factors like the weather and climate, cost of flights and hotels, peak travel seasons and much more, the best time to go to Silverton is November.

In the summer months, temperatures tend to get to a maximum of around 31℃ (88℉). The weather at night in the winter can get down to temperatures as low as 5℃ (40℉).

If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Silverton, or you’re just afraid of the dark, the days in October are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset. The wet season in Silverton usually falls during the months surrounding January each year. It’s not uncommon to get some decent rainfall or light showers during this time, but on some days the weather tends to be fine for a majority of the day, with only a few drops of rain falling from a passing shower.

For more information about when to travel to Silverton, the monthly weather breakdown and the best information and tools to book your trip, continue reading below.

Warmest month

December

Least rainfall

July

Most daylight

October

Silverton seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Silverton as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Silverton is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Silverton

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Silverton for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Silverton climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Silverton for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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OCT
NOV
DEC

Silverton in January

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average humidity: 64%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 92mm (4") over 22 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in January, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Silverton in February

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (62℉)
  • Average humidity: 64%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 53mm (2") over 17 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
17 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in February, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Silverton in March

  • Average temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average humidity: 62%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 45mm (2") over 16 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in March, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Silverton in April

  • Average temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (55℉)
  • Average humidity: 58%
  • Average sunny days: 17 days
  • Average rainfall: 29mm (1") over 11 days
17 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in April, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Silverton in May

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average high temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average low temperature: 10℃ (51℉)
  • Average humidity: 49%
  • Average sunny days: 27 days
  • Average rainfall: 4mm (0") over 3 days
27 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in May, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Silverton in June

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 7℃ (44℉)
  • Average humidity: 48%
  • Average sunny days: 28 days
  • Average rainfall: 4mm (0") over 1 days
28 days
of pure sunshine
1 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in June, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Silverton in July

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 7℃ (44℉)
  • Average humidity: 45%
  • Average sunny days: 30 days
  • Average rainfall: 0mm (0") over 1 days
30 days
of pure sunshine
1 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in July, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Silverton in August

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average high temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average low temperature: 9℃ (48℉)
  • Average humidity: 38%
  • Average sunny days: 30 days
  • Average rainfall: 2mm (0") over 1 days
30 days
of pure sunshine
1 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in August, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Silverton in September

  • Average temperature: 20℃ (67℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (55℉)
  • Average humidity: 36%
  • Average sunny days: 25 days
  • Average rainfall: 9mm (0") over 4 days
25 days
of pure sunshine
4 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in September, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.

Silverton in October

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average humidity: 44%
  • Average sunny days: 17 days
  • Average rainfall: 42mm (2") over 11 days
17 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in October, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Silverton in November

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average humidity: 52%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 69mm (3") over 16 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in November, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Silverton in December

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average humidity: 61%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 81mm (3") over 20 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Silverton in December, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Silverton is usually December, where temperatures tend to rise to around 28℃ (83℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Silverton is generally around July. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in July first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Silverton is generally around January, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of January too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Silverton, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in October are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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