high season: March to May, October to November
low season: July to August, December to January
shoulder season: February, September
Weather InformationHouston experiences a temperate climate year-round, with temperatures rarely passing 100 degrees. Summers get hot, with highs averaging 93 degrees and the heaviest rainfall occurring in June. Winter temperatures drop to an average high of 65 degrees, with the coolest weather in January. Spring and fall see pleasant temperatures and clear days, with highs in the 70s and 80s.
Crowd InformationHouston sees a rise in visitors during sporting events and annual festivals such as the Livestock Show and Rodeo in February and March and the Holiday Parade on Thanksgiving. Suburbs such as Clear Lake and Galveston see more visitors during the summer, when people come to enjoy the seaside. Major cruise lines also depart from Houston, giving a rise in visitors during October through April.
Closure InformationMost hotels are open year-round, but many restaurants and attractions close on national holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas.
When to SavePrices remain fairly standard throughout the year, but some hotels may offer discounts or package deals during major events.
Information provided by the Greater Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau