When is the best time to go to the Croatian Islands?

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

  • On the Croatian Islands, the weather is good everywhere in April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • The best months to go to Hvar Island are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Hvar Island are July and August, and the coldest months are January and February
  • The cities with the best climate are Hvar Island, Brač, Korčula Island, Mljet, Vis island, Biševo island, Cres island, Drvenik Veliki island, Ilovik island and Koločep island, with good weather at least 8 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Hvar Island are June, July, August and September

For information about the climate and the weather city by city on the Croatian Islands for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 38°F to 52°F
5 to 13 days*
February 40°F to 52°F
4 to 12 days*
March 45°F to 56°F
4 to 12 days*
April 54°F to 61°F
3 to 11 days*
May 61°F to 68°F
3 to 14 days*
June 70°F to 76°F
2 to 10 days*
July 74°F to 81°F
2 to 10 days*
August 74°F to 83°F
1 to 8 days*
September 65°F to 76°F
3 to 11 days*
October 56°F to 67°F
4 to 11 days*
November 49°F to 61°F
7 to 15 days*
December 41°F to 54°F
6 to 13 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Croatian islands by cities

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Hvar Island

Hvar Island

The best months to go to Hvar Island are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.



The best months to go to Brač are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Korčula Island

Korčula Island

The best months to go to Korčula Island are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

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Temperatures and rainfall on the Croatian Islands

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Croatian islands and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Hvar Island, Brač, Korčula Island, Krk island and Mljet, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

Where to go on the Croatian Islands?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Hvar Island52°F52°F56°F61°F68°F76°F81°F83°F76°F68°F61°F54°F
Korčula Island52°F54°F58°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F76°F68°F63°F56°F
Krk island41°F43°F50°F58°F65°F74°F79°F79°F70°F61°F52°F45°F
Vis island52°F54°F58°F61°F68°F76°F81°F83°F76°F68°F63°F56°F
Biševo island52°F54°F58°F61°F68°F76°F81°F83°F76°F68°F63°F56°F
Čiovo island50°F52°F56°F63°F68°F77°F83°F85°F76°F68°F59°F52°F
Cres island52°F52°F56°F61°F67°F76°F81°F81°F76°F67°F61°F56°F
Drvenik Veliki island50°F52°F56°F63°F68°F77°F83°F85°F76°F68°F61°F52°F
Dugi Otok island50°F50°F56°F63°F68°F77°F83°F85°F76°F67°F59°F52°F
Ilovik island52°F52°F56°F61°F67°F76°F81°F81°F76°F67°F61°F56°F
Iž island50°F50°F56°F63°F68°F77°F83°F85°F76°F67°F59°F52°F
Kaprije island50°F52°F58°F63°F70°F79°F85°F85°F77°F68°F59°F52°F
Koločep island50°F52°F56°F61°F68°F76°F83°F83°F76°F68°F61°F52°F
Kornati island50°F50°F56°F63°F70°F77°F83°F85°F77°F68°F59°F52°F
Krapanj island50°F52°F58°F63°F70°F79°F85°F85°F77°F68°F59°F52°F
Lastovo island52°F54°F58°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F76°F68°F63°F56°F
Lopud island50°F52°F56°F61°F68°F76°F83°F83°F76°F68°F61°F52°F


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Is this weather information for Croatian islands reliable?

Climate data for Croatian islands has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Croatian islands allows us to determine the average for each month in Hvar Island, Brač, Korčula Island, Krk island, Mljet, Pag, Vis island, Biševo island, and 30 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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