Youghal has a marine west coast climate with mild summers and cool, wet winters. The average yearly temperature is 11.11°C (52.0°F), with July being the warmest month and March the coldest. The district typically receives about 106.55 millimeters (4.19 inches) of precipitation annually.
The best time to visit for warm-weather activities is from late June to early August, with a peak score in the last week of July. The weather is generally windy and partly cloudy year-round, with the warm season lasting for 2.9 months.
The climate is suitable for general outdoor tourist activities from late June to early August, based on the tourism score.