The best time to travel to Pittsburgh is during the month of January when there are fewer tourists and accommodations are less expensive. During this time, expect to pay around $85/night for a 1-bedroom vacation rental. That's 30% cheaper compared to December. Temperatures are in the low 30s, just a bit cooler than the average 40°F you could experience during peak season.
Most people travel to Pittsburgh in the early winter. This is peak season so expect to pay more for your hotel room. Try avoiding the Thanksgiving week (November 22nd - 27th) and the Christmas week (December 25th to January 2nd) if you're on a budget; accommodation rates surge the most during these weeks.
When visiting Pittsburgh from November through March be prepared to encounter some snow.
Avoid the crowd
The best time to avoid the crowd in Pittsburgh, PA, USA is January.
The cheapest time to travel to Pittsburgh, PA, USA is February.
Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.
09/15 - 09/18
10/06 - 10/08
10/20 - 10/22
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11/22 - 11/27
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12/25 - 01/02
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05/04 - 05/08
In Pittsburgh, PA, USA, July is the sunniest month and July the warmest.