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Weather Effects on Grilling

Your Traeger grill is built to be able to operate in most weather conditions including rain and snow. You may experience a abnormalities, though none to significantly affect your grilling experience. Below are some common side effects you may experience during different weather conditions.

Cold/Snowy Weather

  • Slower ignition
  • Darkening of the controller screen
  • Running a bit cooler than the set temperature

Hot Weather

  • Running a bit hotter than the set temperature

Rainy Weather

  • Traeger Grills are protected from water spray less than 60 degrees from vertical. In other words, your grill can function in the rain, but don't place your grill over a sprinkler.
  • Slower ignition times due to increased humidity

Windy Weather

  • A small increase in temperature swings