... including targeted forecasts at the time of your arrival to each point!
In Shenandoah National Park, the summers are warm and humid, the winters are very cold and snowy, and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 25°F to 87°F and is rarely below 11°F or above 94°F.
The hot season lasts for 3.5 months, from May to September, with an average daily high temperature above 79°F. The hottest month of the year in Shenandoah National Park is July, with an average high of 87°F and low of 65°F.
The cold season lasts for 3 months, from November to March, with an average daily high temperature below 53°F. The coldest month of the year in Shenandoah National Park is January, with an average low of 26°F and high of 45°F.
Just like in the other areas of the northern hemisphere, Shenandoah's location in Virginia gets a wide variety of weather, including freezing winter storms to blistering hot summer temperatures. Winters in Shenandoah often bring snow and ice which can be severe and cause damage to the area. These winter conditions may temporarily close sections of roads It is suggested to wear layered clothing if you are planning a trip in the fall or winter seasons because it can get very cold for tourists. Hats, gloves, winter coats. You'll want as much on as you can wear because the average low temperature in Shenandoah is only 22 degrees! The area also has a record low of -18 degrees Fahrenheit! Brr! But the average high temperature is around 75 degrees Fahrenheit, with a record high of 110 degrees!
The park was established in 1935.
This map shows the current & 7-day weather forecast, weather alerts, and weather radar for Shenandoah National Park.