Weather

Visit in the spring to see Cherry Blossoms in bloom in Washington, DC
Virginia Beach, Virginia is a popular summer destination
Roddy Road Covered Bridge, Maryland
See the leaves change color in the autumn season
Family at Wintergreen Resort in Virginia
Enjoy popular winter activities throughout the region
Roddy Road Covered Bridge, Maryland
Family at Wintergreen Resort in Virginia

When to Go

The Capital Region has a generally mild and pleasant climate, so you can enjoy indoor and outdoor activities throughout the year. Late summer tends to be hot and humid, so spring and autumn are ideal for sightseeing.

A Range of Seasons

In summer, high temperatures in Virginia Beach reach around 30C and it’s warm enough to swim. In winter, western Maryland highs are generally a chilly 1C, perfect for winter sports.