Best Time to Visit Budapest

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Budapest. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Budapest. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Budapest for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol -4 °C to 27 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 1.142.48 in (5 – 8 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Budapest: Overview

JanuaryJan
MaximumMax. 1 °C
FebruaryFeb
MaximumMax. 5 °C
MarchMar
MaximumMax. 10 °C
AprilApr
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NovemberNov
MaximumMax. 8 °C
DecemberDec
MaximumMax. 3 °C

Climate Chart Budapest

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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Budapest

In the following, you will find the climate table for Budapest, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature10°16°21°24°27°26°22°16°
Night Temperature-4°-2°11°14°15°15°12°-2°
Precipitation (inch)1.261.221.141.52.172.482.052.011.571.32.051.57
Rainy days766688765577
Hours of Sunshine224677986542
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 10.6 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: July (21 °C)
Coldest month: January (-1.5 °C)

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 20.31 inch on 78 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

Months that have possible snowfall: January, February, March, November, and December

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, July is the sunniest month with an average of 9 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 5.2 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Popular Activities



More information about the best things to do: Budapest

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Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Budapest
light rain     light rain, 7 °C
Clouds: 90 %       Wind: 4 mph N
Air Pressure: 1000 hPa       Humidity: 94 %
Last updated: 2nd Dec 2021, 12:40 pm
The next days …
3rd Dec 20214th Dec 20215th Dec 20216th Dec 20217th Dec 20218th Dec 2021
moderate rain1 °C to 5 °Covercast clouds0 °C to 3 °Csnow1 °C to 3 °Clight rain0 °C to 3 °Covercast clouds-1 °C to 2 °Csky is clear-1 °C to 2 °C
1 °C to 5 °C0 °C to 3 °C1 °C to 3 °C0 °C to 3 °C-1 °C to 2 °C-1 °C to 2 °C
Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 96 %Clouds: 94 %Clouds: 1 %
0.29 in of rainNo Precipitation0.19 in of snow0.11 in of rainNo PrecipitationNo Precipitation
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Hungary: Regions

Budapest is part of the holiday destination Hungary. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

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