Visitation Statistics

Yellowstone hosts around 4 million visits each year. Most of these visits happen between the months of May and September, but people do come to the park year-round. Whether you are a crowd-lover or a solitude-seeker, the table below will help you see how busy the park is each month of the year.
 
visitation graph
The average visitation to Yellowstone per month from 1979-2015. Raw numbers are included in the table below.
 
Month Average # of Visit (1979-2015)
% of Average Annual Visit
January 28,522 .99%
February 35,645 1.24%
March 20,023 0.70%
April 27,711 0.96%
May 209,402 7.28%
June 530,769 18.45%
July 768,936 26.73%
August 682,730 23.74%
September 408,809 14.21%
October 131,262 4.56%
November 12,688 0.44%
December 19,923 0.69%

 

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Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190-0168

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