July generally is the warmest month of the year in Amsterdam, with temperatures ranging between nighttime lows of 13° C (54° F) and midday highs around 22° C (72° F).
Mind you, historically July weather has always been precarious at best (as is Dutch weather in general, no matter what month you pick).
You never quite know what you’re going to encounter — especially nowadays, what with global warming and other allegedly non-existent meteorological phenomena.
As a service to our visitors we update this page with current weather forecasts throughout the month of July.
There is an ongoing drought in the Netherlands. June 2018 was in the Top 10 of the driest months in the Netherlands since 1906, the year record keeping of precipitation percentages started. July is similarly shaping up like a record month.
Friday, July 13, 2018 Sunny intervals throughout the day — with more sun than clouds. No rain. Afternoon high temperature: 23° Celsius (73.4° Fahrenheit).
Saturday, July 14, 2018 Partly sunny (a bit more clouds than sun) in mid-morning, but abundantly sunny from just after noon through mid-evening. No rain. Look for a high of 23° Celsius (73.4° Fahrenheit) all afternoon.
Sunday, July 15, 2018 Mostly sunny all day, with a bit more sun in the early morning and from late-afternoon through mid-evening. Late afternoon high temperature: 26° Celsius (78.8° Fahrenheit).
Monday, July 16, 2018 Abundantly sunny through about noon. Few more clouds in the afternoon. No rain. Mid-afternoon high around 28° Celsius (82.4° Fahrenheit).
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Mostly sunny in the early morning, followed by more clouds than sun (about 70%/30%) the rest of the day. No rain. A pretty steady high of 25° Celsius (77° Fahrenheit) from late morning through late afternoon.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Sunny in the morning. Cloudy in the late morning, and sunnier again from late afternoon/early evening. Chance (30-40%) of scattered, light rain showers (0.03mm) from late morning through late afternoon.
Thursday, July 19, 2018 Abundantly sunny in the morning, and sunny intervals from late morning through mid-evening. Small chance of brief, scattered light rain (0.02mm), but likely not enough to actually mention. Afternoon high around 22° Celsius (71.6° Fahrenheit).
Long term forecast
Long term weather forecast: Friday July 20, 2018 through Friday, July 27, 2018: Good chance (70%) that we will have midday temperatures above normal. The daily chance of showers fluctuates between 30 and 70%. However, an end to the drought is not yet in sight.
Amsterdam is extremely crowded during June, July and August. Get tickets for museums, tours, public transport ahead of time.
Normal lows and highs in July
1-10: 13/21.6° Celsius (55.4/70.88° Fahrenheit)
11-20: 13.3/21.8° Celsius (55.94/71.24° Fahrenheit)
21-31: 13.8/22.6° Celsius (56.84/72.68° Fahrenheit)
We update this Amsterdam Weather in July information throughout the month.
Good news: July used to be the third wettest month of the year, but lately it has ranked somewhere in the middle.
If you do run into some rain it’s usually not enough to use an umbrella for.
Most showers are brief, and sometimes there’s little more than a drizzle.
Just pop into a store or a café to wait it out.
And if it looks like a day with the sort of weather you dislike, plan to visit a museum or two.
By the way, sunrise is before 6:00 am and sunset is somewhere around 9:30 pm.
When the weather is sunny, do like the Amsterdammers do and enjoy some relaxing time at one of the many outdoor cafés.
What to wear in Amsterdam in July
Count on warm weather. Even when it rains it never quite gets cold.
There is no need to carry around an umbrella. Should it rain, simply duck into one of the many cafés or coffee houses.
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