Chisinau weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Chisinau

The best time to visit in Chisinau in Moldova is from May until September, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chisinau is 29°C in July and the lowest is 0°C in January.

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

Average weather Chisinau by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 0 3 9 17 23 27 29 29 23 15 9 2
Precipitation (mm) 28 17 13 18 26 34 22 8 13 16 17 16

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14 day weather forecast Chisinau

The weather for in Chisinau will be 18° till 16° degrees in the next 14 days with one day chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 20 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 3
Thursday 21 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 3
Friday 22 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 23 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 3
Sunday 24 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 3
Monday 25 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
0.2 mm 15% 3 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
10°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2
Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1

Climate Chisinau

Chisinau has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Chisinau is 15° degrees and there is about 230 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 239 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Chisinau

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 0 3 9 17 23 27 29 29 23 15 9 2
Night temp. (°C) -5 -3 1 6 11 15 17 16 12 7 3 -3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 28 17 13 18 26 34 22 8 13 16 17 16
Days with rain 7 6 9 9 11 11 9 4 7 6 6 6
Days with snow 9 7 3 - - - - - - - 1 6
Dry days 15 15 19 21 20 19 22 27 23 25 23 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 6 10 11 11 12 12 10 6 5 4
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3
UV-index 2 2 3 5 5 6 6 5 4 3 2 2

Chisinau weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Chisinau? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Chisinau?

Chisinau is located in Moldova. It lies in a straight line at 7,647 km from New York.

The coordinates of Chisinau are:

  • Latitude: 47.005556
  • Longitude: 28.8575

The GPS coordinates are 47° 0' N, 28° 51' E

How long is the flight to Chisinau?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Chisinau is approximately 13 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Chisinau?

These are the airports closests to Chisinau:

  • Chişinău International Airport (10 km) – Chisinau
  • Iaşi Airport (96 km) – Iaşi
  • Odessa International Airport (153 km) – Odessa

How many inhabitants are there in Chisinau?

Chisinau has approximately 688,134 inhabitants.

How big is Chisinau?

The area of Chisinau is around 1,220 km².

What is the currency of Chisinau?

In Chisinau the Moldovan leu (MDL) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 20 October 2021

  • 1 Moldovan leu = 17.12 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.058 Moldovan leu
  • 10 Moldovan leu = 171.18 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.58 Moldovan leu
  • 100 Moldovan leu = 1,711.82 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 5.84 Moldovan leu

What is the area code of Chisinau?

The area code to call Chisinau is +373.