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View Poll Results: best time to ride?
jan 4 4.76%
feb 9 10.71%
mar 16 19.05%
apr 10 11.90%
may 7 8.33%
jun 1 1.19%
jul 0 0%
aug 1 1.19%
sep 6 7.14%
oct 22 26.19%
nov 21 25.00%
dec 8 9.52%
all year long even in august 38 45.24%
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Old 07-30-2014, 06:09 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Los View Post
All year as long as it's not raining.
and no traffic
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July-August, and sometimes Dec-Feb can be rough. I still don't mind riding during these times, but special precaution does have to be taken, because the hot or cold can cause serious fatigue, and generally make riding not fun.

I consider myself lucky to live someplace where riding year-round is possible.
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Old 08-01-2014, 03:12 PM   #23
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Old 08-01-2014, 03:55 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by ArkansasDave View Post
So you all are saying it's just as awesome riding in 95+ temps and 100% humidity as it is in 72 degrees and low humidity. There is one thing to say you will ride all year long but you guys honestly and truly enjoy riding in the heat just as much as on a nice day?
I do and I wear leather jackets and chaps!!

Don't have an issue with the heat as far as I am hydrated before going out.

In top of the jacket I always wear my MC vest.

To add insult to the injury: weekdays I ride at rush hour.

This is me a few days ago trying an old perforated leather jacket. 110 degrees according to the bike thermometer.

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Old 08-07-2014, 06:48 AM   #25
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Has to be ice to get me to stop riding. Last winter was pretty chilly above 100mph but still bearable.
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Old 08-07-2014, 10:53 AM   #26
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While I ride every-month of the year, I will say I like October-December and March-May

Those are the months where the Low's don't drop to something too crazy below 45 and the High's stay in the 70's, and I don't have to put a Hoodie on underneath my Jacket.
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Old 08-07-2014, 12:46 PM   #27
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Old 08-10-2014, 03:23 PM   #28
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July and August are the worst time of the year to ride in Texas. It's easier to gear up for cold weather than it is for hot weather, especially in Texas.
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