Bosnia and Herzegovina weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Bosnia and Herzegovina

The best time to visit in Bosnia and Herzegovina is from June until August, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Bosnia and Herzegovina is 25°C in August and the lowest is 2°C in January. The weather and climate of Bosnia and Herzegovina is suitable for a winter sports.

Bosnia and Herzegovina has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Bosnia and Herzegovina 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 Bosnia and Herzegovina by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 2 3 7 13 17 21 24 25 19 14 10 3
Precipitation (mm) 61 54 55 52 69 59 34 21 27 41 43 53

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14 day weather forecast Bosnia and Herzegovina

The weather for in Bosnia and Herzegovina will be 9° till -6° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Bosnia and Herzegovina is based on the weather conditions in the city of Sarajevo.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 2 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 1.2 mm 55% 3 m/s 0
Friday 3 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
14.8 cm 29.0 mm 100% 2 m/s 0
Saturday 4 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-14°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Sunday 5 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
7.7 cm 7.6 mm 95% 3 m/s 0
Monday 6 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
15.8 cm 15.2 mm 100% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
-8°
7.9 cm 6.6 mm 95% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
-10°
10.3 cm 8.6 mm 95% 3 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 9 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
-14°
0.2 cm 0.3 mm 45% 1 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-10°
0.6 cm 1.6 mm 75% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
45.3 cm 50.3 mm 100% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
7.2 cm 20.0 mm 95% 1 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
-5°
1.4 cm 10.5 mm 95% 1 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
-9°
1.5 cm 2.8 mm 85% 1 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-8°
-11°
3.0 cm 2.5 mm 90% 1 m/s 1

Climate Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Bosnia and Herzegovina is 13° degrees and there is about 569 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 160 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 2 3 7 13 17 21 24 25 19 14 10 3
Night temp. (°C) -5 -4 -1 3 6 8 10 11 7 4 2 -4
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 61 54 55 52 69 59 34 21 27 41 43 53
Days with rain 8 8 14 16 20 19 14 9 11 12 10 8
Days with snow 14 13 9 3 - - - - - 1 4 10
Dry days 9 7 8 11 11 11 17 22 19 18 16 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 3 6 9 10 10 11 11 9 6 5 4
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 1 2 3 3 4 5 5 5 4 2 2 2
Climate data from city: Sarajevo

Bosnia and Herzegovina weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Bosnia and Herzegovina? 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 Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Bosnia and Herzegovina lies in a straight line about 18,124 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Sarajevo).

How long is the flight to Bosnia and Herzegovina?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Bosnia and Herzegovina is approximately 22 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Bosnia and Herzegovina?

These are the largest airports in Bosnia and Herzegovina:

  • Sarajevo International Airport – Sarajevo
  • Banja Luka International Airport – Banja Luka
  • Mostar International Airport – Mostar

How many inhabitants are there in Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Bosnia and Herzegovina has approximately 3,511,372 inhabitants.

How big is Bosnia and Herzegovina?

The area of Bosnia and Herzegovina is around 51,129 km². It is 5x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina?

The capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina is Sarajevo.

What is the currency of Bosnia and Herzegovina?

In Bosnia and Herzegovina the Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark (BAM) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 2 December 2021

  • 1 Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark = 1.14 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.88 Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark
  • 10 Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark = 11.39 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 8.78 Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark
  • 100 Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark = 113.88 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 87.81 Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark

What is the area code of Bosnia and Herzegovina?

The area code to call Bosnia and Herzegovina is +387.