Lake Ohrid weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Lake Ohrid

The best time to visit in 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 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.

Lake Ohrid has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Lake Ohrid 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 Lake Ohrid 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 temp. (°C) 8 10 11 17 19 25 26 27 25 18 16 9
Precipitation (mm) 52 38 40 46 58 45 39 33 38 37 44 35

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14 day weather forecast Lake Ohrid

The weather for in Lake Ohrid will be 15° till 17° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Tuesday 19 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 3
Wednesday 20 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4
Thursday 21 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Friday 22 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Saturday 23 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
6.4 mm 85% 1 m/s 1
Sunday 24 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
1.4 mm 60% 3 m/s 1
Monday 25 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 3
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 0
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0.4 mm 25% 2 m/s 0
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
0.1 mm 10% 2 m/s 0
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
11°
1.0 mm 50% 1 m/s 0

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 15° degrees and there is about 503 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 172 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Lake Ohrid

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) 8 10 11 17 19 25 26 27 25 18 16 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 52 38 40 46 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 3 4 5 6 5 4 3 2 2

Lake Ohrid weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Lake Ohrid? 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 Lake Ohrid?

Lake Ohrid is located in North Macedonia. It lies in a straight line at 7,516 km from New York. By car the distance is 2,699 km. You are on your way 28 hours without delay.

The coordinates of Lake Ohrid are:

  • Latitude: 41.117222
  • Longitude: 20.801944

The GPS coordinates are 41° 7' N, 20° 48' E

How long is the flight to Lake Ohrid?

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

What is the currency of Lake Ohrid?

In Lake Ohrid the Macedonian denar (MKD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 19 October 2021

  • 1 Macedonian denar = 51.88 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.019 Macedonian denar
  • 10 Macedonian denar = 518.78 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.19 Macedonian denar
  • 100 Macedonian denar = 5,187.85 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 1.93 Macedonian denar

What is the area code of Lake Ohrid?

The area code to call Lake Ohrid is +389.