Best time to visit Rotterdam, Netherlands?

  • The best time to travel to Rotterdam is during the month of March when hotels are much more affordable due to fewer tourists. During this period, the cost of a room for two is $50/night on average. That's 55% saved per day compared to what you would have paid in June. Temperatures are in the high 40s, a little colder than the average 65°F you could experience during peak season.
  • Most tourists visit Rotterdam in the spring/early summer. This is the busiest season so make sure to book your accommodation early. The Christmas & NY week (December 26th to January 3rd) are also very popular times that you should avoid if you don't like crowds.
  • Be prepared for the rain if you travel to Rotterdam from January through March, since there are 20 days with precipitation each month on average.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Rotterdam, Netherlands is February.

June

Most crowded

February

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Rotterdam, Netherlands is February.

$110
JUL
$106
AUG
$103
SEP
$97
OCT
$91
NOV
$95
DEC
$66
JAN
$49
FEB
$50
MAR
$113
APR
$113
MAY
$113
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

07/08 - 07/10
Price increase 19
12/26 - 01/03
Christmas & NY 3.5
07/12 - 07/16
Price increase 23.5

Weather

In Rotterdam, Netherlands, June is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

69
21
JUL
68
20
AUG
64
18
SEP
55
13
OCT
49
10
NOV
46
8
DEC
41
5
JAN
42
6
FEB
48
9
MAR
52
11
APR
61
16
MAY
67
19
JUN
UV index
1
6

3.0
8cm
JUL
4.0
10cm
AUG
1.8
4cm
SEP
2.0
5cm
OCT
3.2
8cm
NOV
2.4
6cm
DEC
4.3
11cm
JAN
2.9
7cm
FEB
2.6
7cm
MAR
1.7
4cm
APR
2.9
7cm
MAY
2.7
7cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter