North Macedonia
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit North Macedonia

The best time to visit North Macedonia is from June until September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in North Macedonia is 26°C in July and the lowest is 3°C in January. The water temperature is between 0°C and 25°C.

North Macedonia has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in North Macedonia 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 Southwest North Macedonia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 3 5 9 14 18 22 26 26 21 16 11 5
Water temperature (°C) 3 5 8 15 17 19 25 25 22 16 6 0
Precipitation (mm) 52 38 40 42 58 45 39 33 38 37 44 35

Climate data from city: Ohrid

Average North North Macedonia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 4 7 12 17 21 26 29 30 24 17 13 6
Precipitation (mm) 28 16 15 20 24 19 15 10 16 23 18 18

Climate data from city: Skopje




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North Macedonia weather

The North Macedonia weather for will be 12° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The North Macedonia weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Skopje.

North Macedonia 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
17 may
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20°C
11°C
0.2 mm
20%
1 Bft
S
9
Wednesday
18 may
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14°C
6°C
2 mm
50%
4 Bft
NW
4
Thursday
19 may
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12°C
4°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
SSW
10
Friday
20 may
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21°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SSE
9
Saturday
21 may
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24°C
11°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
SSW
10


Climate North Macedonia

Click on a region of North Macedonia to view the climate:

Southwest North Macedonia (Ohrid)

Southwest North Macedonia has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Southwest North Macedonia is 15° degrees and there is about 500 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 173 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 3.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 3 5 9 14 18 22 26 26 21 16 11 5
Night temp. (°C) -4 -2 1 4 7 9 12 13 10 6 3 -2
Water temp. (°C) 3 5 8 15 17 19 25 25 22 16 6 0
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 52 38 40 42 58 45 39 33 38 37 44 35
Days with rain 11 10 15 17 19 17 14 12 13 11 11 9
Days with snow 7 6 4 1 - - - - - - 1 4
Dry days 13 12 12 12 12 13 17 19 17 20 18 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 7 10 11 12 12 12 10 8 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 1 2 3 4 4 5 6 5 4 3 2 2

Climate data from city: Ohrid

North North Macedonia (Skopje)

North North Macedonia has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for North North Macedonia is 17° degrees and there is about 221 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 241 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 4.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 4 7 12 17 21 26 29 30 24 17 13 6
Night temp. (°C) -2 0 3 6 9 12 15 15 12 9 5 0
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 28 16 15 20 24 19 15 10 16 23 18 18
Days with rain 8 8 9 10 9 10 8 5 7 9 6 7
Days with snow 5 3 1 - - - - - - - - 3
Dry days 18 17 21 20 22 20 23 26 23 22 24 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 7 11 11 12 12 12 10 8 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 3 4 4 5 6 6 6 4 3 2 2

Climate data from city: Skopje

North Macedonia weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is North Macedonia?

North Macedonia lies in a straight line about 7,549 km from United States (New York → Skopje). By car the distance is 2,522 km. You are on your way 25 hours and 40 minutes without delay.

How long is the flight to North Macedonia?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to North Macedonia is approximately 13 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in North Macedonia?

These are the largest airports in North Macedonia:

  • Skopje Alexander the Great Airport – Skopje
  • Ohrid St. Paul the Apostle Airport – Ohrid

How many inhabitants are there in North Macedonia?

North Macedonia has approximately 2,073,702 inhabitants.

How big is North Macedonia?

The area of North Macedonia is around 25,333 km². It is 10x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of North Macedonia?

The capital of North Macedonia is Skopje.

What is the currency of North Macedonia?

In North Macedonia the Macedonian denar (MKD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 17 May 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 51.88 Macedonian denar
  • 1 Macedonian denar = 0.019 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 5,187.85 Macedonian denar
  • 100 Macedonian denar = 1.93 US dollar

What is the area code of North Macedonia?

The area code to call North Macedonia is +389.