When is the best time to go to Ohrid?

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

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

Annual weather in Ohrid

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

January 25°F/41°F
February 27°F/45°F
March 34°F/52°F
April 43°F/59°F
May 52°F/68°F
June 59°F/76°F
July 63°F/83°F
August 63°F/85°F
September 54°F/76°F
October 45°F/65°F
November 38°F/56°F
December 29°F/47°F

Weather and climate in Ohrid

Ohrid enjoys a warm-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Ohrid is 63°F (ranging from 41°F in january to 85°F in august). Annual rainfall is 55.7in, with a minimum of 3.4in in august and a maximum of 6.5in in may.
  • Between january and march the climate is the worst possible. the thermometer goes up to 52°F°C and it rains in march about 4.8in.
  • Between the months of april and may the climate is passable, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 67°F in average and it rains in may about 6.5in.
  • Between june and october the climate is favorable. The temperature rises to 65°F and it rains in october about 3.9in.
  • In the month of november the climate is correct. the thermometer goes up to 56°F°C and it rains about 4.5in each month.
  • In december the climate is very unfavorable. The temperature rises to 47°F and you can expect to have 4.3in of rainfall/month during this period.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Ohrid

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Ohrid: 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.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Ohrid

Find out when Ohrid has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Ohrid

  • Very low season in Ohrid
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February, March, November and December.
  • Low season in Ohrid
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: April, May, June and October.
  • High season in Ohrid
    The number of visitors to Ohrid is high in: September.
  • Peek season in Ohrid
    The largest number of tourists visiting Ohrid is during: July and August.

Figure: Visitor index for Ohrid month by month

Best time for low prices in Ohrid

Average prices of hotels in Ohrid month by month

Generally, February is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Ohrid. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, August is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

Find the best price for your hotel room

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