Ohrid weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Ohrid

The best time to visit in Ohrid in North Macedonia is from June until September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ohrid is 26°C in July and the lowest is 3°C in January. The water temperature is between 8°C and 27°C.

Ohrid has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Ohrid 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 Ohrid by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 3 5 9 14 18 22 26 26 21 16 11 5
Water temp. (°C) 8 10 11 17 19 25 26 27 25 18 16 9
Precipitation (mm) 52 38 40 42 58 45 39 33 38 37 44 35

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14 day weather forecast Ohrid

The weather for in Ohrid will be 15° till 7° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
0.7 mm 40% 1 m/s 3
Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
22.5 mm 95% 2 m/s 2
Wednesday 3 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
10.7 mm 90% 1 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 4 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
3.8 mm 80% 3 m/s 3
Friday 5 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
4.3 mm 80% 1 m/s 1
Saturday 6 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
2.1 mm 70% 2 m/s 0
Sunday 7 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
0.7 mm 40% 2 m/s 0
Monday 8 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
1.1 mm 50% 3 m/s 0
Tuesday 9 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 10 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0

Climate Ohrid

Ohrid has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are warm and dry, and the temperature is cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Ohrid is 15° degrees and there is about 500 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 173 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Ohrid

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 3 5 9 14 18 22 26 26 21 16 11 5
Night temp. (°C) -4 -2 1 4 7 9 12 13 10 6 3 -2
Water temp. (°C) 8 10 11 17 19 25 26 27 25 18 16 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 52 38 40 42 58 45 39 33 38 37 44 35
Days with rain 11 10 15 17 19 17 14 12 13 11 11 9
Days with snow 7 6 4 1 - - - - - - 1 4
Dry days 13 12 12 12 12 13 17 19 17 20 18 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 7 10 11 12 12 12 10 8 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 1 2 3 4 4 5 6 5 4 3 2 2

Ohrid weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Ohrid? 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 Ohrid?

Ohrid is located in North Macedonia. It lies in a straight line at 8,348 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Ohrid are:

  • Latitude: 41.117222
  • Longitude: 20.801944

The GPS coordinates are 41° 7' N, 20° 48' E

How long is the flight to Ohrid?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Ohrid is approximately 11 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Ohrid?

These are the airports closests to Ohrid:

  • Ohrid St. Paul the Apostle Airport (9 km) – Ohrid
  • Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa (96 km) – Tirana
  • Skopje Alexander the Great Airport (116 km) – Skopje

How many inhabitants are there in Ohrid?

Ohrid has approximately 54,380 inhabitants.

How big is Ohrid?

The area of Ohrid is around 144 km².

What is the currency of Ohrid?

In Ohrid the Macedonian denar (MKD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 October 2021

  • 1 Macedonian denar = 3.36 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 0.30 Macedonian denar
  • 10 Macedonian denar = 33.64 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 2.97 Macedonian denar
  • 100 Macedonian denar = 336.37 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 29.74 Macedonian denar

What is the area code of Ohrid?

The area code to call Ohrid is +389.