Dayton, Ohio

Dayton, Ohio, USA
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Climate & Best time to visit Dayton

Climate in Dayton:

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Best time to visit Dayton:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a delightful time to visit Ohio. The weather gradually warms 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 state parks, exploring botanical gardens, and attending spring festivals. Spring also brings blooming flowers and the opportunity to enjoy scenic beauty.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is a popular time for visitors to Ohio. The weather is warm and sunny, with daytime temperatures often in the 70s and 80s Fahrenheit (21-30°C). This is the best time for outdoor adventures like canoeing in the Hocking Hills region, visiting amusement parks like Cedar Point, and attending outdoor concerts and fairs. Summer is also ideal for enjoying the beaches along Lake Erie.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall is a favorite time for many visitors to Ohio. The weather remains pleasant, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 60s to 70s Fahrenheit (15-26°C). The fall foliage in regions like the Hocking Hills, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and Amish Country turns into vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, making it ideal for scenic drives, hiking, and apple picking. Fall is also great for attending harvest festivals and exploring historic sites.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Ohio can be cold, with daytime temperatures often in the 20s and 30s Fahrenheit (-6 to 4°C). This season is quieter for tourism, making it an ideal time for visiting museums, indoor attractions, and attending holiday events. The holiday season brings festive lights and celebrations, especially in cities like Columbus and Cleveland.

Note on Outdoor Activities:

  • If you're interested in outdoor activities like hiking, biking, and camping, spring, summer, and early fall are the best seasons due to the milder temperatures and blooming landscapes.

Note on Amish Country:

  • Ohio's Amish Country, particularly in places like Holmes County, is a unique cultural attraction. Anytime of the year is a good time to visit to experience Amish culture and enjoy homemade goods, but fall is especially beautiful in this region.

Money & Prices

Currency in United States of America:

U.S. dollar (USD)

How expensive is a trip to Dayton?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
19.36 USD
Fast food meal:
9.54 USD
Mid-range meal:
28.27 USD
Bottle of water:
1.23 USD
Soft drink:
2.29 USD
4.46 USD
Local Beer:
5.14 USD
Public transport - one way ticket:
6.17 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.61 USD
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

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General information

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