All You Need to Know About Pigeon Forge Weather Throughout the Year

Stunning aerial view of Pigeon Forge and the mountains.
Listen To This Article - Click Play

One thing that’s always on your mind when planning a vacation to Pigeon Forge is the weather. You always ask yourself, “What’s the weather going to be like when I’m there?” or “What time of year has the best weather to visit?” We’ve got the answers to all your questions! To help you prepare for your trip, we’ve put together a guide to all you need to know about Pigeon Forge weather throughout the year.

Winter

A photo of WonderWorks in Pigeon Forge during the winter.If you’re hoping for chance to see some snow during your Pigeon Forge vacation, visit during the winter! The cold temperatures are perfect for curling up in front of the fireplace with a cup of hot chocolate, or going for a winter hike in the Smoky Mountains! In 2018, the average low during winter was 37 degrees, and the average high was 47 degrees. If cold weather is what you’re hoping for, come experience the beauty of Pigeon Forge in the winter! Here is a breakdown of all the average weather conditions in Pigeon Forge during the winter months:

January

Average temperature: 7 to 68 degrees
Average low: 25 degrees
Average high: 43 degrees
Conditions: rain, snow, hail, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

February

Average temperature: 19 to 80 degrees
Average low: 44 degrees
Average high: 57 degrees
Conditions: rain, snow, hail, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

March

Average temperature: 25 to 77 degrees
Average low: 40 degrees
Average high: 56 degrees
Conditions: rain, thunderstorm, snow, hail, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

Spring

The Old Mill in Pigeon Forge with springtime flowersIf you’ve got sunshine on your mind, visit Pigeon Forge in the spring! The temperatures are beautiful for being outside and exploring all the excitement the area has to offer. You can enjoy both indoor and outdoor attractions during this season and even spot some beautiful wildflowers scattered throughout the Smokies. The average low is 60 degrees and the average high is 69 degrees, so pack a light sweater or jacket and you’ll be comfortable! Here is a breakdown of Pigeon Forge weather conditions during the spring months:

April

Average temperature: 31 to 81 degrees
Average low: 46 degrees
Average high: 66 degrees
Conditions: rain, snow, hail, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

May

Average temperature: 43 to 90 degrees
Average low: 64 degrees
Average high: 83 degrees
Conditions: rain, thunderstorm, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

June

Average temperature: 59 to 94 degrees
Average low: 68 degrees
Average high: 87 degrees
Conditions: rain, thunderstorm, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

Summer

Beautiful sunrise over Bluff Mountain in Pigeon Forge.Summer is one of the most popular times of year to visit Pigeon Forge! Summer is full of sunshine and hot afternoons that are perfect for going for a swim and fun outdoor activities like white water rafting. The average low in the summer is 70 degrees, and the average high is 83 degrees, but temperatures often climb into the 90s throughout the season. Here is the breakdown of all the average weather conditions in Pigeon Forge during the summer months.

July

Average temperature: 65 to 93 degrees
Average low: 70 degrees
Average high: 88 degrees
Conditions: rain, thunderstorm, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

August

Average temperature: 57 to 91 degrees
Average low: 69 degrees
Average high: 85 degrees
Conditions: rain, thunderstorm, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

September

Average temperature: 61 to 91 degrees
Average low: 68 degrees
Average high: 84 degrees
Conditions: rain, thunderstorm, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

Fall

Breathtaking fall foliage near Gatlinburg.To see the Smoky Mountains covered in yellows, oranges, and reds, visit during the fall! If you prefer cool temperatures that are not too hot but not too cold, then fall is the best time to plan your trip. You can spend your days outside exploring the town and admiring the fall foliage and your nights inside by the fire. The average low is 47 degrees and the average high is 59 degrees. Here is the breakdown of Pigeon Forge weather conditions during the fall months:

October

Average temperature: 34 to 88 degrees
Average low: 53 degrees
Average high: 71 degrees
Conditions: rain, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

November

Average temperature: 21 to 73 degrees
Average low: 38 degrees
Average high: 53 degrees
Conditions: rain, snow, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

December

Average temperature: 22 to 73 degrees
Average low: 38 degrees
Average high: 50 degrees
Conditions: rain, snow, hail, fog, overcast, cloudy, partly cloudy, few clouds, clear

Keep Up with Pigeon Forge Weather

Stay up to date with the Pigeon Forge weather by watching our weather forecast videos from meteorologist Paul Poteet!

Close

Line Login Icon

Sign Up

Already have a login ? Login

Close
Login

Please login to your account.

Close
Create Your Account