White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia

White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, USA
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by Bobak Ha'Eri
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit White Sulphur Springs

Climate in White Sulphur Springs:

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Best time to visit White Sulphur Springs:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a wonderful time to visit West Virginia. 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 the New River Gorge, exploring the picturesque countryside, and enjoying wildflower blooms. Spring is also great for attending outdoor festivals and events.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is a popular time for visitors to West Virginia. 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 whitewater rafting on the New River, camping in state parks, and exploring the Monongahela National Forest. Summer is also ideal for attending fairs and enjoying live music.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall is a favorite time for many visitors to West Virginia. The weather remains pleasant, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 60s to 70s Fahrenheit (15-26°C). The fall foliage in the Appalachian Mountains and along the scenic byways turns into vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, making it ideal for scenic drives, hiking, and photography. Fall is also great for apple picking and visiting historic towns like Harpers Ferry.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in West Virginia varies by region. In the mountainous areas, including Snowshoe Mountain and Canaan Valley, you can experience cold weather and opportunities for winter sports like skiing and snowboarding. The southern parts of the state have milder winters with daytime temperatures often in the 40s and 50s Fahrenheit (4-15°C). The holiday season brings festive events and decorations.

Note on New River Gorge:

  • New River Gorge National Park and Preserve is a major attraction in West Virginia. The best times to visit for outdoor activities are in the milder seasons of spring, summer, and fall.

Note on Historic Sites:

  • West Virginia is home to many historic sites and Civil War battlefields. These can be visited year-round, but spring and fall offer pleasant weather for exploring these areas on foot.

Money & Prices

Currency in United States of America:

U.S. dollar (USD)

How expensive is a trip to White Sulphur Springs?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
16.69 USD
Fast food meal:
8.97 USD
Mid-range meal:
23.43 USD
Bottle of water:
1.45 USD
Soft drink:
2.00 USD
Cappuccino:
3.71 USD
Local Beer:
4.22 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.50 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.56 USD
Accommodation:
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.

Day Trips

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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)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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