When is the best time to go to Sofia?

When is the best time to go to Sofia? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Sofia are May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are May, June and July

For full information about the climate and weather in Sofia a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 25°F/40°F
February 31°F/45°F
March 38°F/52°F
April 47°F/63°F
May 52°F/70°F
June 54°F/79°F
July 63°F/83°F
August 67°F/85°F
September 59°F/76°F
October 49°F/65°F
November 40°F/56°F
December 31°F/43°F

Weather and climate in Sofia

  • Between the months of january and march the climate is very bad. The temperature rises to 52°F and it rains about 2.7in each month.
  • In the month of april the climate is not good, but still OK. By early evening, the temperature averages 52°F and, in april, 13 days of rain are expected.
  • Between the months of may and october the climate is good. The temperature rises to 65°F and it rains about 26% of the time in october.
  • In november the climate is okay. In average, on the morning it is 40°F and it rains in november about 1.1in.
  • In december the climate is very unfavorable. It is for example 43°F as maximum temperature in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Sofia

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Sofia: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

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Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


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