Belgium
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Belgium

The best time to visit in Belgium is from June until September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Belgium is 23°C in July and the lowest is 5°C in January.

Belgium has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Belgium or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Belgium by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 5 6 11 15 18 21 23 23 20 15 10 6
Precipitation (mm) 43 34 41 22 40 42 45 44 26 29 40 52

Climate data from city: Brussels




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14 day weather forecast Belgium

The weather for Belgium will be around 8° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Belgium is based on the weather conditions in the city of Brussels.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Snow
UV
Friday
28 january
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6°C
1°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
ZW
0 cm
1
Saturday
29 january
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11°C
4°C
0.7 mm
25%
5 Bft
WZW
0 cm
1
Sunday
30 january
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8°C
3°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WZW
0 cm
1
Monday
31 january
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6°C
2°C
1.3 mm
40%
4 Bft
WZW
0 cm
1
Tuesday
1 february
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10°C
3°C
0.6 mm
25%
5 Bft
WZW
0 cm
1
Wednesday
2 february
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11°C
6°C
0.2 mm
10%
5 Bft
W
0 cm
1
Thursday
3 february
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10°C
5°C
0.1 mm
20%
6 Bft
ZZW
0 cm
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Snow
UV
Friday
4 february
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9°C
3°C
7.6 mm
80%
4 Bft
ZW
0 cm
1
Saturday
5 february
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4°C
0°C
13.3 mm
95%
4 Bft
Z
10.1 cm
1
Sunday
6 february
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5°C
0°C
3.7 mm
85%
4 Bft
WNW
4.4 cm
1
Monday
7 february
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4°C
-1°C
8.6 mm
80%
10 Bft
ZZW
0 cm
1
Tuesday
8 february
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4°C
0°C
6.6 mm
75%
6 Bft
WZW
0 cm
1
Wednesday
9 february
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11°C
3°C
7.6 mm
80%
11 Bft
W
0 cm
1
Thursday
10 february
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9°C
3°C
7.8 mm
80%
12 Bft
ZW
0 cm
1

Climate Belgium

Belgium has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Belgium is 14° degrees and there is about 459 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 120 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Belgium

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 5 6 11 15 18 21 23 23 20 15 10 6
Night temp. (°C) 1 1 3 6 8 11 14 13 11 8 5 2
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 43 34 41 22 40 42 45 44 26 29 40 52
Days with rain 17 13 15 15 19 17 19 17 13 15 16 18
Days with snow 5 5 2 - - - - - - - 1 4
Dry days 9 10 14 15 12 13 12 14 17 16 13 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 6 8 8 9 9 9 8 6 4 4
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3
UV-index 2 2 3 3 4 5 5 5 4 3 2 2

Climate data from city: Brussels

Belgium weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Belgium? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Belgium?

Belgium lies in a straight line about 9,487 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Brussels). By car the distance is 13,137 km. You are on your way 173 hours and 50 minutes without delay.

How long is the flight to Belgium?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Belgium is approximately 13 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Belgium?

These are the largest airports in Belgium:

  • Brussels Airport — Brussels
  • Brussels South Charleroi Airport — Brussels
  • Antwerp International Airport (Deurne) — Antwerp
  • Liège Airport — Liège
  • Ostend-Bruges International Airport — Ostend

How many inhabitants are there in Belgium?

Belgium has approximately 11,409,388 inhabitants.

How big is Belgium?

The area of Belgium is around 30,528 km². It is 40x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Belgium?

The capital of Belgium is Brussels.

What is the currency of Belgium?

In Belgium the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 January 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.055 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 18.32 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 5.46 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 1,832.19 South African rand

What is the area code of Belgium?

The area code to call Belgium is +32.