Best time to visit, weather and climate Lake Ohrid

Best time to visit Lake Ohrid, North Macedonia

The best time to visit Lake Ohrid in North Macedonia is from june until september, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Lake Ohrid is 26°C in july and the lowest is 3°C in january. The water temperature is between 8°C and 27°C.

The average climate figure for Lake Ohrid is an 7,3. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Lake Ohrid has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Lake Ohrid 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 Lake Ohrid per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
3°C 5°C 9°C 14°C 18°C 22°C 26°C 26°C 21°C 16°C 11°C 5°C
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Climate Lake Ohrid

Lake Ohrid has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are warm and dry, and the temperature is cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Lake Ohrid is 17° degrees and there is about 290 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 207 days a year with an average humidity of 68% and an UV-index of 4.


Climate Lake Ohrid

 
Day
Night
Water
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 3°C 5°C 9°C 14°C 18°C 22°C 26°C 26°C 21°C 16°C 11°C 5°C
Night -4°C -2°C 1°C 4°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 6°C 3°C -2°C
Water 8°C 10°C 11°C 17°C 19°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 18°C 16°C 9°C
Precip 52
mm
38
mm
40
mm
46
mm
58
mm
45
mm
39
mm
33
mm
38
mm
37
mm
44
mm
35
mm
Rain
days
11 10 15 17 19 17 14 12 13 11 11 9
Snow
days
7 6 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
Dry
days
13 12 12 12 12 13 17 19 17 20 18 18
Sun hours
per day
5 5 7 10 11 12 12 12 10 8 6 6
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 1 2 3 3 4 5 6 5 4 3 2 2
 


Climate Lake Ohrid january

On average, it is maximum 3° in january in Lake Ohrid and at least around -4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 8° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 52 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Lake Ohrid and on average, it snows 7 days in january.

Climate Lake Ohrid february

On average, it is maximum 5° in february in Lake Ohrid and at least around -2° degrees. The sea temperature is around 10° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Lake Ohrid and on average, it snows 6 days in february.

Climate Lake Ohrid march

On average, it is maximum 9° in march in Lake Ohrid and at least around 1° degrees. The sea temperature is around 11° degrees. In march there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Lake Ohrid and on average, it snows 4 days in march.

Climate Lake Ohrid april

On average, it is maximum 14° in april in Lake Ohrid and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In april there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 46 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Lake Ohrid and on average, it snows 1 day in april.

Climate Lake Ohrid may

On average, it is maximum 18° in may in Lake Ohrid and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 19° degrees. In may there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Lake Ohrid.

Climate Lake Ohrid june

On average, it is maximum 22° in june in Lake Ohrid and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In june there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Lake Ohrid.

Climate Lake Ohrid july

On average, it is maximum 26° in july in Lake Ohrid and at least around 12° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In july there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Lake Ohrid.

Climate Lake Ohrid august

On average, it is maximum 26° in august in Lake Ohrid and at least around 13° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In august there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Lake Ohrid.

Climate Lake Ohrid september

On average, it is maximum 21° in september in Lake Ohrid and at least around 10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Lake Ohrid.

Climate Lake Ohrid october

On average, it is maximum 16° in october in Lake Ohrid and at least around 6° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In october there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Lake Ohrid.

Climate Lake Ohrid november

On average, it is maximum 11° in november in Lake Ohrid and at least around 3° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In november there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Lake Ohrid and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate Lake Ohrid december

On average, it is maximum 5° in december in Lake Ohrid and at least around -2° degrees. The sea temperature is around 9° degrees. In december there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Lake Ohrid and on average, it snows 4 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Lake Ohrid

The weather for Lake Ohrid in North Macedonia will be 30° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Tu
4 Aug
Enkele wolken 30°C 20°C 25°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 9
We
5 Aug
Onweer met regen 23°C 17°C 25°C 9.3 mm 75% 1m/s 6
Th
6 Aug
Lichte Regen 23°C 16°C 25°C 10 mm 75% 2m/s 5
Fr
7 Aug
Bewolkt 21°C 12°C 25°C 4.9 mm 60% 3m/s 4
Sa
8 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 13°C 25°C 1.2 mm 30% 3m/s 6
Su
9 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 14°C 25°C 0.2 mm 20% 3m/s 4
Mo
10 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 26°C 14°C 25°C 0.7 mm 20% 2m/s 8

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Tu
11 Aug
Regen 27°C 16°C 25°C 10.0 mm 75% 2m/s 8
We
12 Aug
Enkele wolken 28°C 15°C 25°C 0.1 mm 20% 1m/s 8
Th
13 Aug
Enkele wolken 28°C 16°C 25°C 1.3 mm 30% 2m/s 8
Fr
14 Aug
Enkele wolken 29°C 17°C 25°C 0.1 mm 20% 2m/s 3
Sa
15 Aug
Enkele wolken 27°C 16°C 25°C 0.6 mm 15% 2m/s 3
Su
16 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 28°C 17°C 25°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 3
Mo
17 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 29°C 17°C 25°C 0.1 mm 20% 1m/s 3

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About Lake Ohrid

Lake Ohrid lies in North Macedonia . If you want to call Lake Ohrid you have to use +389 or 00389 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 +3895012457809 or 003895012457809.

Lake Ohrid is in a straight line at 1.968 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hours5. If you are going to drive here by car, the car route from London is 2699 km and you are about 28 hours on the road without stops and delay.

The coordinates of Lake Ohrid, North Macedonia are latitude: 41.117222 en longitude: 20.801944

The GPS coordinates are N 41° 7' 1.9200" en E 20° 48' 6.8400"

Currency Lake Ohrid

In Lake Ohrid the Macedonian denar is used to pay.

Exchange rate Macedonian denar (MKD) 4 august 2020

1 Macedonian denar = 0,02 United States dollar
100 Macedonian denar = 1,91 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 52,42 Macedonian denar
100 United States dollar = 5.241,98 Macedonian denar

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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.

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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.

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Time difference Lake Ohrid

In Lake Ohrid it is now 10:25 o’clock in the morning on tuesday 4 august 2020. That is 6 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Lake Ohrid is Europe/Skopje and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Vaccinations Lake Ohrid

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 Lake Ohrid.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës