Slovakia weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Slovakia

The best time to visit in Slovakia is from May until September, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Slovakia is 27°C in July and the lowest is 2°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 2 4 11 17 20 24 27 27 21 15 9 3
Precipitation (mm) 34 24 20 19 38 41 29 20 28 26 22 30
Climate data from city: Bratislava

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14 day weather forecast Slovakia

The weather for in Slovakia will be 5° till 2° 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 Slovakia is based on the weather conditions in the city of Bratislava.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 28 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 12.6 mm 95% 3 m/s 0
Monday 29 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 0
Tuesday 30 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
1.5 cm 3.7 mm 85% 5 m/s 0
Wednesday 1 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 1.4 mm 60% 4 m/s 0
Thursday 2 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 0.4 mm 25% 2 m/s 0
Friday 3 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 2.5 mm 70% 5 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0.1 cm 0.9 mm 50% 5 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 5 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
1.1 cm 2.6 mm 85% 2 m/s 1
Monday 6 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
0.3 cm 0.4 mm 50% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 cm 0.4 mm 25% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
0 cm 0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 1
Thursday 9 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 0.1 mm 10% 3 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 cm 4.3 mm 80% 3 m/s 1

Climate Slovakia

Slovakia has the continental climate prevailing. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Slovakia is 15° degrees and there is about 332 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 204 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Slovakia

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 2 4 11 17 20 24 27 27 21 15 9 3
Night temp. (°C) -3 -2 3 6 10 13 16 16 12 7 4 -1
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 34 24 20 19 38 41 29 20 28 26 22 30
Days with rain 9 9 10 11 15 14 12 9 10 10 9 11
Days with snow 9 6 2 - - - - - - - 1 4
Dry days 13 13 19 19 16 16 19 22 20 21 20 16
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 7 10 10 11 11 11 10 6 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3
UV-index 2 2 3 4 5 6 6 5 4 3 2 2
Climate data from city: Bratislava

Slovakia weather by month

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

Slovakia lies in a straight line about 9,185 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Bratislava). By car the distance is 13,988 km. You are on your way 182 hours and 50 minutes without delay.

How long is the flight to Slovakia?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Slovakia is approximately 12 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Slovakia?

These are the largest airports in Slovakia:

How many inhabitants are there in Slovakia?

Slovakia has approximately 5,443,120 inhabitants.

How big is Slovakia?

The area of Slovakia is around 48,845 km². It is 25x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Slovakia?

The capital of Slovakia is Bratislava.

What is the currency of Slovakia?

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

Exchange rates on 28 November 2021

  • 1 Euro = 0.055 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 18.32 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 0.546 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 183.22 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 5.46 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1,832.19 Euro

What is the area code of Slovakia?

The area code to call Slovakia is +42.