Bulgaria

Best time to go to, climate and weather Bulgaria

Best time to go to Bulgaria

Best time to go to Bulgaria

The best time to go to Bulgaria is from april until october, in which you have a soft till warm temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Bulgaria is 30° in august and the lowest is 4° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Bulgaria or when most rain or snow falls, you can find it quickly below. That way you are well prepared.

Best time to visit and climate Bulgaria

Climate data from: Sofia
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
11° 17° 22° 27° 29° 30° 25° 18° 14°
MM
rain
74 mm 59 mm 85 mm 86 mm 119 mm 124 mm 92 mm 51 mm 62 mm 65 mm 30 mm 68 mm
Snow
days
10 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 8
Holiday Bulgaria

Holiday Bulgaria

Hotels and apartments in Bulgaria

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Climate Bulgaria

Climate Bulgaria

Climate Bulgaria per Month
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Bulgaria there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the humid subtropical climate, temperate oceanic climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Bulgaria is 18° degrees and there is 916 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 148 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 4.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
11° 17° 22° 27° 29° 30° 25° 18° 14°
Night
min °C
-5° -2° 13° 17° 19° 19° 14° -2°
MM
rain
74 mm 59 mm 85 mm 86 mm 119 mm 124 mm 92 mm 51 mm 62 mm 65 mm 30 mm 68 mm
Rain
days
11 10 17 18 23 20 16 11 13 13 9 10
Snow
days
10 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 8
Dry
days
10 10 8 11 8 10 15 20 17 17 20 13
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
1 2 4 5 5 6 6 6 5 3 2 2
 

Climate Bulgaria january

On average, it is maximum 4° in january in Bulgaria and at least around -5° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 74 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Bulgaria and on average, it snows 10 days in january.

Climate Bulgaria february

On average, it is maximum 7° in february in Bulgaria and at least around -2° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 59 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Bulgaria and on average, it snows 8 days in february.

Climate Bulgaria march

On average, it is maximum 11° in march in Bulgaria and at least around 2° degrees. In march there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 85 mm. The it will be dry 8 days this month in Bulgaria and on average, it snows 6 days in march.

Climate Bulgaria april

On average, it is maximum 17° in april in Bulgaria and at least around 8° degrees. In april there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 86 mm. The it will be dry 11 days this month in Bulgaria and on average, it snows 1 day in april.

Climate Bulgaria may

On average, it is maximum 22° in may in Bulgaria and at least around 13° degrees. In may there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 119 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Bulgaria.

Climate Bulgaria june

On average, it is maximum 27° in june in Bulgaria and at least around 17° degrees. In june there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 124 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Bulgaria.

Climate Bulgaria july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july in Bulgaria and at least around 19° degrees. In july there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 92 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Bulgaria.

Climate Bulgaria august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august in Bulgaria and at least around 19° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Bulgaria.

Climate Bulgaria september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september in Bulgaria and at least around 14° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 62 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Bulgaria.

Climate Bulgaria october

On average, it is maximum 18° in october in Bulgaria and at least around 8° degrees. In october there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 65 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Bulgaria and on average, it snows 1 day in october.

Climate Bulgaria november

On average, it is maximum 14° in november in Bulgaria and at least around 3° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Bulgaria and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate Bulgaria december

On average, it is maximum 7° in december in Bulgaria and at least around -2° degrees. In december there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 68 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Bulgaria and on average, it snows 8 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Bulgaria

14 day weather forecast Bulgaria

The weather for Sofia in Bulgaria will be 16° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or a quite a few rain.

Weather forecast this week
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Fr
19 Apr
Sa
20 Apr
Su
21 Apr
Mo
22 Apr
Tu
23 Apr
We
24 Apr
Th
25 Apr
  Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Light doucheregen Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 16° 12° 15° 17° 16° 20° 20°
Min (°C)
Rainfall (mm) 1.3
mm
0.4
mm
0
mm
0
mm
5.2
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 20% 10% 0% 0% 50% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 7 6 6 7 4 7 8

Weather forecast next week
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Fr
26 Apr
Sa
27 Apr
Su
28 Apr
Mo
29 Apr
Tu
30 Apr
We
1 May
Th
2 May
  Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Light doucheregen Enkele wolken Light doucheregen Lichte Regen Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 23° 26° 19° 22° 18° 17° 21°
Min (°C) 11° 12° 12°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
6.9
mm
0.2
mm
7.3
mm
19.3
mm
3.0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 60% 15% 60% 80% 40%
UV-index
UV-index 6 6 7 7 2 5 8
About Bulgaria

About Bulgaria

Bulgaria is in the continental part Europa and the capital is Sofia. It is 110.910 km² with 354 km of coastline and has a population of 7.050.034. In terms of area, the country is 2,5x as small as United Kingdom. If you want to call Bulgaria you have to use +359 or 00359 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +3595012457809 or 003595012457809.

Bulgaria is in a straight line at 2.014 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hour and 10 min. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 2482 km from London to the capital city Sofia and you are about 25 hour and 10 minutes on your way without stops and delay..

Time difference Bulgaria

Time difference Bulgaria

In Bulgaria it is now 23:21 hour in the evening on friday 19 april 2019. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Bulgaria is Europe/Sofia and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Bulgaria

Currency Bulgaria

In Bulgaria the Bulgaarse lev is used to pay.

Exchange rate Bulgaarse lev op 19 april 2019

1 Bulgaarse lev = € 0,51 euro
100 Bulgaarse lev = € 51,14 euro

1 euro = 1,96 Bulgaarse lev
100 euro = 195,53 Bulgaarse lev

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Bulgaria

Vaccinations Bulgaria

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Bulgaria.

  • Hepatitis B
  • RabiĆ«s