Best time to visit Ocean City, MD, USA?

  • We recommend visiting Ocean City in June when temperatures are warm but room rates are cheaper. During this month, the nightly cost of a small rental is approximately $180. That's 25% cheaper than what you would have paid in July. Temperatures are in the high 70s, a few degrees cooler than the average 85°F you could get during high season.
  • The most popular time to travel to Ocean City is during the summer, which comes with higher hotel rates. The White Marlin Open week (August 5th - 12th), the Fourth of July week (July 1st - 8th) as well as June 9th - 16th (Senior Week) are also popular dates that you should avoid if you're on a budget.
  • Be prepared for the rain if you travel to Ocean City in the winter, since there are 12 days with precipitation each month on average.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Ocean City, MD, USA is February.

July

Most crowded

February

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Ocean City, MD, USA is January.

$246
JUL
$242
AUG
$133
SEP
$99
OCT
$85
NOV
$85
DEC
$83
JAN
$83
FEB
$84
MAR
$99
APR
$134
MAY
$232
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

07/02 - 07/09
Fourth of July 160
08/05 - 08/12
White Marlin Open 181
09/01 - 09/05
Labor Day Weekend 94
09/21 - 09/25
Sunfest 12.5
11/22 - 11/27
Thanksgiving 7
12/22 - 01/02
Christmas/New Years 8
05/17 - 05/24
Car Show week 37
05/25 - 06/01
Memorial Day 92.5
06/09 - 06/16
Senior Week 122.5
07/01 - 07/08
Fourth of July 175
08/31 - 09/06
Labor Day Weekend 99

Weather

In Ocean City, MD, USA, July is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

85
29
JUL
82
28
AUG
77
25
SEP
64
18
OCT
53
12
NOV
48
9
DEC
39
4
JAN
40
5
FEB
49
10
MAR
60
16
APR
69
20
MAY
78
26
JUN
UV index
2
7

5.4
14cm
JUL
2.3
6cm
AUG
5.2
13cm
SEP
3.2
8cm
OCT
2.7
7cm
NOV
4.2
11cm
DEC
5.5
14cm
JAN
3.5
9cm
FEB
3.8
10cm
MAR
4.3
11cm
APR
5.5
14cm
MAY
4.6
12cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter