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What is the climate like in Bosnia and Herzegovina?

The climate of Bosnia and Herzegovina has an average yearly temperature of 19°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 6°C and rise to 30°C.

Annually, about 1628 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Additionally, about 512 cm of snow falls each year.

The best time to visit Bosnia and Herzegovina is August. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Temperature 6 to 30°C
Rain 1628 mm
Snow 512 cm

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The climate of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Average yearly temperature: 19°C
  • Highest temperature: 30°C in July
  • Lowest temperature: 6°C in January
  • Precipitation: 1628 mm per year, averaging 136 mm by month
  • Driest months: 80 mm in March, 82 mm in August and 106 mm in June
  • Wettest months: 222 mm in January, 203 mm in February and 192 mm in December
  • Snowfall: 512 cm per year

Climate table Bosnia and Herzegovina

The climate table for Bosnia and Herzegovina shows the average temperatures, precipitation, snowfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 6 10 13 17 22 27 30 29 23 19 13 8
Nighttime temperature (°C) -3 0 1 4 10 14 16 15 11 6 3 0
Precipitation (mm) 222 203 80 115 133 106 114 82 113 107 161 192
Snowfall (cm) 126 120 120 32 0,5 0 0 0 0 2,3 28 83
UV Index 3 4 5 6 6 7 7 7 6 4 3 2
Best month No No No No No No No Yes No No No No

Temperature by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Temperature by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Precipitation by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

This graph shows the average monthly precipitation in millimeters in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Precipitation by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Snowfall by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

This graph shows the average snowfall in centimeters by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Snowfall by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

UV index by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

UV index by month in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Yearly temperature in Bosnia and Herzegovina

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Bosnia and Herzegovina, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Yearly total precipitation in Bosnia and Herzegovina

This graph shows the average yearly precipitation in millimeters in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Precipitation per year in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Yearly snowfall in Bosnia and Herzegovina

This graph shows the average yearly snowfall in Bosnia and Herzegovina, measured in centimeters.

Snowfall per year in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Weather experiences in Bosnia and Herzegovina

The weather in Bosnia and Herzegovina is rated an average of 3,4 out of 5 stars by 10 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

In the morning it was foggy but by noon at the latest it opened up. We had mostly blue skies and sun but also rain on some days. Fine as far as I'm concerned and with a good coat and hat and mittens just fine.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Sometimes there are thunderstorms, but generally it is pleasant. Ideal for summer walks in the fresh air.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

Temperatures were low, sometimes just above zero. Snowfall made outdoor recreation difficult. The wet weather was not very pleasant.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

The changing temperature made it difficult to select appropriate clothing.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

During the day it is pleasantly warm, around 25 degrees, ideal for active relaxation. In the evening it cools down a bit, so a jacket is not a luxury. There was light rain, but generally it was sunny.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

However, the colorful autumn landscapes are worth the effort. Jacket is a must!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

July in Bosnia and Herzegovina was marked by warm and sunny days. It was occasionally oppressively hot, but the evenings were surprisingly cool. There were a few showers, but mostly clear and sunny.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

During the day the temperature was quite moderate, around 10 degrees, but at night it got considerably colder. Unfortunately, there were also rainy days, which somewhat ruined the overall impression.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

December weather in Bosnia and Herzegovina is quite cold and cloudy, with regular snowfall in the highlands. Ideal for winter fun, but less attractive for sunbathers.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

September in Bosnia and Herzegovina was pleasant. Moderate temperatures during the day and cool at night. Light rain but mostly sunny. Ideal for hiking.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Bosnia and Herzegovina by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Bosnia and Herzegovina and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Bosnia and Herzegovina, you can view the average temperature, precipitation, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.