Climate in Bucharest, Romania

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Bucharest, Romania.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Bucharest

SUN Sep 26
31°C | 15°C

Partly cloudy

MON Sep 27
30°C | 16°C

Partly cloudy

TUE Sep 28
16°C | 14°C

Patchy rain possible

The best time of year to visit Bucharest in Romania

Bucharest has a humid continental climate. Winters can get cold, windy and temperatures often dip below 0° Celsius (32 °Fahrenheit), sometimes even dropping to minus 20 °C (4 °F). In summer (July and August), the average maximum temperature is around 29 °C (84 °F). Temperatures often reach 35 °C (95 °F) to 40 °C (104 °F) in mid-summer. Although average precipitation and humidity during summer are low, there are occasional heavy thunderstorms. During spring and autumn, average daytime temperatures vary between 17 °C (63 °F) to 22 °C (72 °F) making it a great time to visit.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of May and September you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • On average, the warmest month(s) are July and August.
  • The months of June have a high chance of precipitation.
  • The warmest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 29°C (85°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 2°C (36°F).
  • June is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • February is the driest month.
  • July is the most sunny month.
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