Best time to visit Provincetown, MA, USA?

  • The best time to visit Provincetown is during the month of September when temperatures are still warm but room rates are much cheaper. For an accommodation for 2, expect to pay approximately $175 per night during this period. That's 35% cheaper than what you would have paid in July. Temperatures are in the low 70s, just a bit colder than the average 75°F you could experience during high season.
  • Most tourists visit Provincetown during the summer. This is peak season so make sure to book your hotel room a few months early. August 12th - 19th (Carnival Week), July 8th - 15th (Bear Week) as well as July 29th to August 5th (Family Week) are also popular dates that you should avoid if you're on a budget.
  • Be prepared for some snowfalls if you go to Provincetown in December - March.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Provincetown, MA, USA is February.

July

Most crowded

February

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Provincetown, MA, USA is February.

$330
JUL
$328
AUG
$209
SEP
$166
OCT
$161
NOV
$163
DEC
$148
JAN
$145
FEB
$145
MAR
$162
APR
$179
MAY
$217
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

07/08 - 07/15
Bear Week 130.5
07/29 - 08/05
Family Week 109.5
08/12 - 08/19
Carnival Week 138.5
09/02 - 09/09
Labor Day 55
10/07 - 10/15
Women's Week 28.5
12/23 - 01/02
New Years 24.5
05/24 - 05/30
Memorial Day 2018 65.5
07/07 - 07/14
Bear Week 131
07/28 - 08/04
Family Week 113
08/11 - 08/18
Carnival 141
09/01 - 09/08
Labor Day 76.5

Weather

In Provincetown, MA, USA, July is the sunniest month and August the warmest.

75
24
JUL
76
24
AUG
71
22
SEP
60
16
OCT
52
11
NOV
47
8
DEC
37
3
JAN
35
2
FEB
39
4
MAR
48
9
APR
58
14
MAY
67
19
JUN
UV index
1
6

2.8
7cm
JUL
1.2
3cm
AUG
3.2
8cm
SEP
4.9
12cm
OCT
5.6
14cm
NOV
4.6
12cm
DEC
6.0
15cm
JAN
5.2
13cm
FEB
5.0
13cm
MAR
3.4
9cm
APR
4.4
11cm
MAY
3.0
8cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter