Hungary weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Hungary

The best time to visit in Hungary is from May until September, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Hungary is 28°C in July and the lowest is 2°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 2 4 11 18 22 25 28 28 23 16 10 3
Precipitation (mm) 29 30 24 16 29 26 22 13 16 19 27 26
Climate data from city: Budapest

Travel and stay Hungary

If you are planning on visiting Hungary, check out these well-known travel agencies. They have been rated as the best by travelers and offer great prices for any budget.

Looking to book a flight to Hungary? Hop on one of these airlines.

14 day weather forecast Hungary

The weather for in Hungary will be 7° till -3° 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 Hungary is based on the weather conditions in the city of Budapest.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 2 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 13.2 mm 95% 1 m/s 0
Friday 3 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 5.9 mm 85% 3 m/s 0
Saturday 4 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 0
Sunday 5 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
8.8 cm 7.5 mm 95% 3 m/s 0
Monday 6 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
13.7 cm 13.9 mm 100% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
1.2 cm 1.3 mm 80% 3 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 9 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-2°
0.5 cm 0.6 mm 65% 2 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-2°
1.9 cm 1.7 mm 85% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
5.8 cm 4.8 mm 95% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
7.8 cm 6.5 mm 95% 1 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
5.9 cm 6.8 mm 95% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
-5°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1

Climate Hungary

Hungary has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Hungary is 16° degrees and there is about 277 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 220 days a year with an average humidity of 70% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Hungary

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 2 4 11 18 22 25 28 28 23 16 10 3
Night temp. (°C) -3 -1 3 7 11 14 16 17 13 8 4 -1
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 29 30 24 16 29 26 22 13 16 19 27 26
Days with rain 10 9 10 11 13 11 10 6 7 8 9 10
Days with snow 9 7 2 - - - - - - - 1 4
Dry days 12 12 19 19 18 19 21 25 23 23 20 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 7 10 11 11 12 12 9 6 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 3 3 5 5 6 6 5 4 3 2 2
Climate data from city: Budapest

Hungary weather by month

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

Weather experiences Hungary

Already been to Hungary?

Share your experience of the Hungary weather and get a chance to win $150!

Your email will not be included in the review and will not be passed on to third parties.

By submitting the data you agree to our privacy policy

Frequently asked questions

Where is Hungary?

Hungary lies in a straight line about 17,950 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Budapest).

How long is the flight to Hungary?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Hungary is approximately 22 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Hungary?

These are the largest airports in Hungary:

  • Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport – Budapest
  • Debrecen International Airport – Debrecen
  • Sármellék International Airport – Sármellék

How many inhabitants are there in Hungary?

Hungary has approximately 9,771,000 inhabitants.

How big is Hungary?

The area of Hungary is around 93,030 km². It is 3x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Hungary?

The capital of Hungary is Budapest.

What is the currency of Hungary?

In Hungary the Hungarian forint (HUF) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 2 December 2021

  • 1 Hungarian forint = 209.24 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.005 Hungarian forint
  • 10 Hungarian forint = 2,092.37 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 0.048 Hungarian forint
  • 100 Hungarian forint = 20,923.74 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 0.48 Hungarian forint

What is the area code of Hungary?

The area code to call Hungary is +36.