Climate in Plovdiv (Plovdiv), Bulgaria

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.

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

Weather Forecasts for Plovdiv (Plovdiv)

SUN Jan 16
6°C | -7°C


MON Jan 17
11°C | -6°C


TUE Jan 18
7°C | -5°C
Patchy moderate snow

Patchy moderate snow

The best time of year to visit Plovdiv in Bulgaria

Plovdiv has a temperate continental climate. The winters are very cool and in summer it doesn't get too warm. It is situated to the north of the Rhodope Mountains meaning that precipitation cannot reach the city or can sometimes linger a little longer.

During the month of May, September and October 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).

Other facts from our historical climate data:

  • Which is the warmest month in Plovdiv?
    July has an average maximum temperature of 30°C (86°F) and is the warmest month of the year.
  • Which is the coldest month in Plovdiv?
    The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 4°C (39°F).
  • Which is the wettest month in Plovdiv?
    June tops the wettest month list with 67mm (2.6in) of rainfall.
  • Which is the driest month in Plovdiv?
    August is the driest month with 31mm (1.2in) of precipitation.
  • Which is the sunniest month in Plovdiv?
    July is the sunniest month with an average of 328 hours of sunshine.

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