Annapolis, Maryland

Annapolis, Maryland, USA
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by Martin Falbisoner
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Climate & Best time to visit Annapolis

Climate in Annapolis:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
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9
11
11
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11
12
11
10
9
8
10

Best time to visit Annapolis:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a delightful time to visit Maryland. The weather begins to warm up, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 50s to 70s Fahrenheit (10-26°C). This is an ideal season for outdoor activities such as hiking in the state parks, exploring historic sites, and visiting botanical gardens like Brookside Gardens. Spring also brings blooming cherry blossoms in various locations.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is a popular time for visitors to Maryland, especially along the Chesapeake Bay. The weather is warm and sunny, with daytime temperatures often in the 80s and 90s Fahrenheit (27-37°C). This is the best time for beach vacations, water sports, and exploring waterfront towns like Ocean City and Annapolis. Summer is also ideal for attending outdoor concerts and festivals.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall is a favorite time for many visitors to Maryland. The weather remains pleasant, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 60s to 70s Fahrenheit (15-26°C). The fall foliage in the state's parks, including Cunningham Falls State Park and Catoctin Mountain Park, turns into vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, making it ideal for scenic drives and hiking. Fall is also great for seafood festivals and exploring historic districts.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Maryland can be chilly, with daytime temperatures often in the 30s and 40s Fahrenheit (1-9°C). This season is quieter for tourism, making it an ideal time for exploring indoor attractions like museums, historic homes, and the vibrant arts scene in cities like Baltimore. The holiday season brings festive events and decorations.

Note on Annapolis:

  • Annapolis, Maryland's capital, is a great destination year-round. It offers historic sites, waterfront dining, and charming streets to explore. It's especially appealing during the fall boat shows and the spring sailboat races.

Note on Seafood:

  • Maryland is famous for its seafood, especially blue crabs. Crab season typically peaks in the late spring and summer, making it the best time to enjoy crab feasts.

Money & Prices

Currency in United States of America:

U.S. dollar (USD)

How expensive is a trip to Annapolis?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
20.81 USD
Fast food meal:
9.29 USD
Mid-range meal:
29.97 USD
Bottle of water:
0.85 USD
Soft drink:
2.25 USD
Cappuccino:
4.85 USD
Local Beer:
6.14 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
2.56 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.72 USD
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

United States of America general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 120 V, Frequency: 60 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type A (North American/Japanese 2-pin)
  • Type B (American 3-pin)

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