Best time to visit, weather and climate Plovdiv

Best time to visit Plovdiv, Bulgaria

The best time to visit Plovdiv in Bulgaria is from may until september, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Plovdiv is 28°C in july and the lowest is 4°C in january. The weather and climate of Plovdiv is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Plovdiv is an 8,4. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Plovdiv has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Plovdiv or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Plovdiv per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
4°C 7°C 11°C 17°C 22°C 26°C 28°C 28°C 23°C 17°C 13°C 7°C
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Climate Plovdiv

Plovdiv has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Plovdiv is 15° degrees and there is about 385 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 176 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 3.


Climate Plovdiv

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 4°C 7°C 11°C 17°C 22°C 26°C 28°C 28°C 23°C 17°C 13°C 7°C
Night -4°C -1°C 2°C 5°C 9°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 7°C 4°C -1°C
Precip 26
mm
18
mm
32
mm
23
mm
29
mm
35
mm
25
mm
13
mm
22
mm
24
mm
20
mm
24
mm
Rain
days
8 7 13 12 15 14 11 7 8 8 5 7
Snow
days
6 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
Dry
days
17 17 16 18 16 16 20 24 22 23 24 20
Sun hours
per day
6 6 8 11 11 12 12 12 10 7 7 6
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 3 4 5 5 6 5 4 3 3 2
 


Climate Plovdiv january

On average, it is maximum 4° in january in Plovdiv and at least around -4° degrees. In january there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Plovdiv and on average, it snows 6 days in january.

Climate Plovdiv february

On average, it is maximum 7° in february in Plovdiv and at least around -1° degrees. In february there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Plovdiv and on average, it snows 4 days in february.

Climate Plovdiv march

On average, it is maximum 11° in march in Plovdiv and at least around 2° degrees. In march there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Plovdiv and on average, it snows 2 days in march.

Climate Plovdiv april

On average, it is maximum 17° in april in Plovdiv and at least around 5° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Plovdiv.

Climate Plovdiv may

On average, it is maximum 22° in may in Plovdiv and at least around 9° degrees. In may there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Plovdiv.

Climate Plovdiv june

On average, it is maximum 26° in june in Plovdiv and at least around 12° degrees. In june there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Plovdiv.

Climate Plovdiv july

On average, it is maximum 28° in july in Plovdiv and at least around 14° degrees. In july there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Plovdiv.

Climate Plovdiv august

On average, it is maximum 28° in august in Plovdiv and at least around 14° degrees. In august there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Plovdiv.

Climate Plovdiv september

On average, it is maximum 23° in september in Plovdiv and at least around 11° degrees. In september there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Plovdiv.

Climate Plovdiv october

On average, it is maximum 17° in october in Plovdiv and at least around 7° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Plovdiv.

Climate Plovdiv november

On average, it is maximum 13° in november in Plovdiv and at least around 4° degrees. In november there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 24 days this month in Plovdiv and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate Plovdiv december

On average, it is maximum 7° in december in Plovdiv and at least around -1° degrees. In december there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Plovdiv and on average, it snows 4 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Plovdiv

The weather for Plovdiv in Bulgaria will be 33° till 38° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
10 Aug
Enkele wolken 32°C 19°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 7
Tu
11 Aug
Enkele wolken 33°C 19°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 9
We
12 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 33°C 21°C 0.2 mm 20% 1m/s 9
Th
13 Aug
Onweer met regen 30°C 19°C 5.3 mm 65% 2m/s 4
Fr
14 Aug
Enkele wolken 31°C 17°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 9
Sa
15 Aug
Enkele wolken 31°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 8
Su
16 Aug
Enkele wolken 33°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
17 Aug
Enkele wolken 33°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 8
Tu
18 Aug
Enkele wolken 34°C 17°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 8
We
19 Aug
Broken wolken 35°C 18°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 6
Th
20 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 36°C 21°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 3
Fr
21 Aug
Helder hemel 38°C 19°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 3
Sa
22 Aug
Helder hemel 37°C 19°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 3
Su
23 Aug
Helder hemel 38°C 20°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 3

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Flight tickets to Plovdiv

The 3 nearest airports to Plovdiv you can fly to are:

  • Plovdiv International Airport (12 km)
    Plovdiv
  • Sofia Airport (126 km)
    Sofia
  • Alexander the Great International Airport (138 km)
    Kavála

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About Plovdiv

Plovdiv lies in Bulgaria in the province Plovdiv and the population consists of 340.494 inhabitants. If you want to call Plovdiv 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.

Plovdiv is in a straight line at 2.144 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hours20.

The coordinates of Plovdiv, Bulgaria are latitude: 42.15 en longitude: 24.75

The GPS coordinates are N 42° 9' 0.0000" en E 24° 45' 0.0000"

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Currency Plovdiv

In Plovdiv the Bulgarian lev is used to pay.

Exchange rate Bulgarian lev (BGN) 10 august 2020

1 Bulgarian lev = 0,60 United States dollar
100 Bulgarian lev = 60,26 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 1,66 Bulgarian lev
100 United States dollar = 165,95 Bulgarian lev

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Time difference Plovdiv

In Plovdiv it is now 13:52 o’clock in the afternoon on monday 10 august 2020. That is 7 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Plovdiv is Europe/Sofia and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Vaccinations Plovdiv

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 Plovdiv.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës