November in Galway – Events, Weather and Travel Tips

november-in-galwayIt is truly difficult to be bored in Galway even as the winter sets in. The simple act of going to the pub for a pint willt allow you to tap your feet at the beat of an impromptu music session. The earned reputation of Galway as an enticement for the arts has resulted in a culturally affluent impression fielding a broad array of creative expression. This is probably one reason why even if it’s freezing cold in this city during November a lot of individuals still pack their things and visit this small city in Ireland.

November Events in Galway

Galway Junior Film Fleadh – This event aspires to be a means to motivate young individuals to become concerned in film by means of workshops, screening and other relevant activities. From the past years, this event has featured thousands young individuals from this city and other counties such as Aran Islands, Roscommon, Mayo, Leitrim, Clare and Limerick to be involved. The event will take place from November 10 to 14, 2009.

Galway Jazz Festival – The festival will present a weekend of top local, international and national jazz performers in a wide variety of locations in Galway from November 19 to 22, 2009. Each year, the festival aims to promote jazz as a modern form of an art in the West. Top musicians from different parts of the world will perform during this event, which is said to have a stylistically daring line up that will expose the dynamic ingenuity of jazz worldwide.

November Weather in Galway

Galway City, like other parts of the country has a perennial moist, mild, temperate and variable climate. Severe temperatures are not common in Galway.

Avg. high 49°F/9.44°C
Avg. low 37°F/2.28°C
Avg. precipitation 4.7 inches/11.93 cm

Keep this in mind
: When you are in this city, you need to bring appropriate clothes as this place can have four seasons in a day.

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Getting Here

November is low season in Galway. Thus, it means that there are airlines as well ferries that offer discounts and good deal packages. With flights to Ireland being provided by numerous budget carriers, tickets, particularly those that are reserved or booked in advance, are affordable. .

Where to Stay

Tourism has at all times been an important part of livelihood in Galway. In fact, a substantial percentage of the city’s population is enlivened on a daily basis, when travelers choose to stay. Whatever your preference is, you are guaranteed to find accommodations that will surely meet your needs in both facilities and cost. Most of Galway hostels offer affordable accommodations and normally serve as gathering places of individuals coming from various corners of the world. Of course, the hotels are great options if you prefer to have more privacy and enjoy more standard facilities.