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What to Know About the Weather in Pigeon Forge During Each Season

Hiking in the snow covered mountains is one of the top winter activities in Pigeon Forge.
December 7, 2018

No matter what time of the year you visit, Pigeon Forge is always beautiful. With the changing seasons and weather comes new and exciting ways to experience this action-packed town and the gorgeous mountains that surround it! Depending on the type of vacation you’re looking for, you may want to consider taking a trip here at a certain time of the year. To help you decide when you’d most like to visit, here’s what you should know about the weather in Pigeon Forge during each season.

1. Winter

cabin decorated for christmas

If you’re imagining a winter wonderland for your next getaway, you may want to plan your trip sometime between December and February. The weather in Pigeon Forge during this season is typically the chilliest of the year and therefore, brings the most snowfall. The average low for this season is 28°F and the average high is 52°F. Stay toasty during the winter months and pack yourself a hat, and a pair of gloves to wear with your coat. You can also get into the holiday spirit when you stay in one of our cabins decorated for Christmas! Each one is a little different and includes wreaths, indoor decor, and a tree!

2. Spring

If you’d like to spend most of your time outside without getting too hot or too cold, spring is probably the best time to visit. Everything feels like its coming to life again as new flowers and foliage begin to grow back. The average low is 43°F and the average high is 71°F. It’s a good idea to bring light layers during this season so that you can shed them or add more depending on how you feel throughout the day.

3. Summer

Be sure to pack a swimsuit and some shades because summer weather means lots of sunshine and warmer temperatures. There are plenty of ways to beat the heat during this time of the year like taking a trip to Dollywood’s Splash Country ! This water park has more than 35 acres of thrilling attractions for you and your family to enjoy together! The average high for the summer months is 85°F and the average low is 62°F. However, you may see a spike in temperature for the month of July.

4. Fall

Vibrant fall foliage in the Smoky Mountains.

The Smokies are famous for their vibrant colors in the fall! The gorgeous trees covering the mountains make a beautiful backdrop for any photo. This is also the perfect time to go hiking because the weather is starting to cool off after the hot summer months. The average high for this season is 72°F and the average low is 46°F. You may want to bring a jacket because the nights can get a little chilly.

Now that you what to expect from the weather in Pigeon Forge throughout the year, it’s time to start planning your trip! Check out our Pigeon Forge cabins to find the perfect place to stay while you’re in town. We look forward to seeing you at Timber Tops Cabin Rentals!

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