The smog can also be thick enough to block out the winter sunlight, Autumn and spring September to November is autumn for Sofia and sees the temperature drop rapidly from the warm summer highs towards the cold winter lows. About Sofia Sofia is the largest city on Bulgaria and also its capital. There are also Sofia Architecture Walks, Hiking Guides and opportunities to go mountain biking. The daytime temperature is going to reach 1 °c and the temperature is going to dip to -7 °c at night. Otherwise for a significant snow cover, you should be up high in Rila or Pirin, above 2000m.
Hi thank you for all the information you have already provided. December in general is warmer than January or February, and early December should still be relatively mild. Because of the heat, many people tend to pass the hot days in cafes or cool and shaded attractions such as the many churches, cathedrals and museums, enjoying walking around the city when the weather is cooler in the evenings. Looking forward to hearing from you. The end of December usually brings the first snow of the year and until March it usually snows rather than rains.
It will be mostly dry with little or no precipitation and cloud covering 41% of the sky, the humidity will be around 73%. For something with a little more excitement to it there is Funtopia, Boulderland and the Amphitheatre of Serdica. Providing a local 3 hourly Sofia weather forecast of rain, sun, wind, humidity and temperature. Maybe stay in Borovets and take the cabin lift up to Yastrebets or the same with Bansko and Todorka. Wind will be generally light. Bulgarian autumn: the smell of roasting peppers September and October can still be quite warm and pleasant in Bulgaria Summer tends to end by mid-September, when temperatures drop a bit and the days get shorter.
Wind will be generally light. Though it can stay below zero for weeks in a row temperatures around -5 to -15°C are common , the days can still be regularly clear and sunny. In fact, for many places in Bulgaria, winter is one of the driest seasons. Night time temperature are expected to be -1 °c. As far as I know, these places get little if any snow and they have a significant Mediterranean influence, so they can semi-reliably support palm trees and olives at sheltered locations. It can be found at the base of Mount Vitosha in the western region of Bulgaria and is at the strategic centre of the Balkan Peninsula. Sofia has a population of 1152556.
Summer days are usually clear and sunny, though when it rains, it pours in the form of brief but violent summer storms , so better find some shelter! In the winter November to February , snow pants and water-resistant jackets and footwear are a must as Sofia weather can be harsh during this time. A dusting of new snow. Weather forecast for places near Sofia: Place Name 1—3 Day Summary 4—6 Day Summary 7—9 Day Summary 23 km Mostly dry. To help fellow visitors, kashkaval tourist prepared this all-year guide to the weather in Bulgaria. If you are more of a fan of inns and motels then there are a few scattered around the city that include the Sofia Place and Hotel Favorit. Autumn is also the season when grapes are harvested to make wine and grannies prepare supplies for the coming winter — you cannot mistake the trademark smell of roasting peppers in September and October! Who thinks we should cancel and go to Butlins instead? The city has had many names that include which was given to city because of the native Celtic tribe that lived there, the Serdi.
On Friday weather will be moderate snow with daytime temperature reaching 4 °c. Winter Winter comes to Sofia in mid-December and lasts until the end of February. Assuming there are no issues with the flight would anyone care to hazard a guess about whether the roads will be passable or not? The visibility is going to be around 20 km i. The frescoes in the Boyana Church are absolutely worth seeing and the central part of Sofia you can tour in a day or two. The warmest day over the next 7 days in Sofia is forecast to be 19th February at 12 °C 54 °F and the warmest night on 19th February at 0 °C 32 °F. The average for February is 1 °C 33 °F in Sofia.
What is the best time of year to go to Sofia in Bulgaria? Please also visit Sofia , and pages. Saturday seems to be patchy moderate snow. Some drizzle, heaviest during Thu night. Historical or past weather forecast page provides historical weather forecast from 1 st July, 2008 till now in 3 hourly interval. It will be dry with no precipitation and cloud covering 16% of the sky, the humidity will be around 67%.
The gentle breeze of the seaside and which in summer is in the 20s make for a very pleasant summer holiday. Freeze-thaw conditions max 9°C on Thu afternoon, min -1°C on Fri night. This may seem like a whole lot of heat, but thankfully, Bulgaria offers a lot of ways to escape. As the temperatures gradually increase and the remaining snow melts, the fields and meadows are at their greenest and the landscapes can be incredibly scenic. Sofia is 591 m above sea level and located at 42. The summers are long and hot, whilst the winters are cold and filled with snow, though slight abnormalities in the seasonal weather have been known to occur.
Due to this Sofia experience four distinct seasons which are fairly accurate to predict. Could you recommend an area that might be cheaper away from the slopes and would the 22nd December be to early for snow. The weather can be quite foggy and turbulent in general, especially in March, which has a reputation for being unpredictable. September and October can still be quite warm and pleasant and in general autumns are not particularly rainy compared to the rest of Europe. But as far as I know, Vidin has remained accessible via the Hemus motorway through Botevgrad, Vratsa and Montana. It will be mostly dry with little or no precipitation and cloud covering 40% of the sky, the humidity will be around 71%.
Freeze-thaw conditions max 7°C on Mon afternoon, min -4°C on Sat night. The changing of both seasons brings lots of colour the outlying areas of the city and the weather is much more comfortable for exploring the city than that in the summer or winter. Wind will be generally light. The temperatures have an average high of 4 degrees Celsius and an average low of -4 degrees Celsius. The daytime temperature is going to reach 4 °c and the temperature is going to dip to -1 °c at night. Tomorrow weather is forecasted to be light freezing rain. Regardless of the time of year, visitors must be sure to bring layers as Sofia weather can be somewhat cool in the evenings.