Sofia weather in October (Sofia, Bulgaria)
Looking to travel to Sofia in October? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.
In October, the weather in Sofia generally has moderate temperatures and moderate rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 17°C (show in °F). However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 6°C.
Sofia in October usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 53 mm (show in inches) for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 5 days of the month will see rainfall.
The area experiences a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 170 hours of sunlight expected. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.
Should you favor a climate that's both dry and comfortably warm May, June, July, August and September typically offer the most agreeable weather. On the other hand, January, February and December tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as favorable.
For an in-depth look at the yearly weather and climate conditions, visit our specialized Sofia climate page with graphs.
Sofia, monthly averages in October
Where to go in Bulgaria in OctoberFind out more about the weather in Bulgaria in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.
So, what should you wear in Sofia in October? For visitors traveling to Sofia, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.
What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in October.
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