Best time to visit, weather and climate Poland

Best time to visit Poland

The best time to visit Poland is from may until august, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Poland is 25°C in july and the lowest is -1°C in january. The weather and climate of Poland is suitable for a winter sports.

The average climate figure for Poland is an 7,3. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


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

Climate North Poland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
0°C 1°C 6°C 12°C 17°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 18°C 12°C 7°C 2°C
34
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25
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29
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21
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31
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37
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63
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45
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32
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31
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31
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41
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Climate South Poland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
0°C 2°C 8°C 15°C 19°C 22°C 25°C 25°C 19°C 13°C 8°C 2°C
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13
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15
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32
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34
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35
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23
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22
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21
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11
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14
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Climate Central Poland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
-1°C 1°C 7°C 14°C 20°C 22°C 25°C 25°C 19°C 12°C 7°C 2°C
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17
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20
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21
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39
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29
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34
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25
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23
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Climate Poland

Click on a region of Poland to view the climate:

Climate North Poland

North Poland has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for North Poland is 12° degrees and there is about 418 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 125 days a year with an average humidity of 79% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 0°C 1°C 6°C 12°C 17°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 18°C 12°C 7°C 2°C
Night -3°C -2°C 1°C 4°C 8°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 7°C 4°C 0°C
Water -1°C 3°C 10°C 16°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 21°C 18°C 15°C 10°C 6°C
Precip 34
mm
25
mm
29
mm
21
mm
31
mm
37
mm
63
mm
45
mm
32
mm
31
mm
31
mm
41
mm
Rain
days
10 8 13 13 14 17 19 18 15 13 14 13
Snow
days
17 15 9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 11
Dry
days
4 5 9 14 17 13 12 13 15 18 12 7
Sun hours
per day
3 3 5 9 10 10 9 10 8 5 4 3
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 1 2 2 4 4 5 5 4 4 3 1 1
Climate data from: Gdańsk

Weather North Poland january

On average, it is maximum 0° in january in North Poland and at least around -3° degrees. The sea temperature is around -1° degrees. In january there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm. The it will be dry 4 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 17 days in january.

Weather North Poland february

On average, it is maximum 1° in february in North Poland and at least around -2° degrees. The sea temperature is around 3° degrees. In february there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm. The it will be dry 5 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 15 days in february.

Weather North Poland march

On average, it is maximum 6° in march in North Poland and at least around 1° degrees. The sea temperature is around 10° degrees. In march there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 9 days in march.

Weather North Poland april

On average, it is maximum 12° in april in North Poland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In april there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 3 days in april.

Weather North Poland may

On average, it is maximum 17° in may in North Poland and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In may there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Poland.

Weather North Poland june

On average, it is maximum 20° in june in North Poland and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In june there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Poland.

Weather North Poland july

On average, it is maximum 22° in july in North Poland and at least around 14° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In july there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 63 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Poland.

Weather North Poland august

On average, it is maximum 22° in august in North Poland and at least around 14° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In august there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Poland.

Weather North Poland september

On average, it is maximum 18° in september in North Poland and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In september there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Poland.

Weather North Poland october

On average, it is maximum 12° in october in North Poland and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 15° degrees. In october there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Poland.

Weather North Poland november

On average, it is maximum 7° in november in North Poland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 10° degrees. In november there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 4 days in november.

Weather North Poland december

On average, it is maximum 2° in december in North Poland and at least around 0° degrees. The sea temperature is around 6° degrees. In december there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm. The it will be dry 7 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 11 days in december.

Climate South Poland

South Poland has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for South Poland is 13° degrees and there is about 240 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 218 days a year with an average humidity of 78% and an UV-index of 4.

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 0°C 2°C 8°C 15°C 19°C 22°C 25°C 25°C 19°C 13°C 8°C 2°C
Night -4°C -3°C 1°C 5°C 8°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 10°C 6°C 3°C -2°C
Precip 13
mm
8
mm
13
mm
15
mm
32
mm
34
mm
35
mm
23
mm
22
mm
21
mm
11
mm
14
mm
Rain
days
3 4 8 11 13 16 15 9 9 8 7 6
Snow
days
8 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5
Dry
days
20 19 20 18 18 14 16 22 21 22 21 20
Sun hours
per day
3 3 6 9 9 10 10 11 8 6 5 4
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
UV-index 2 2 3 4 5 5 5 5 4 3 2 2
Climate data from: Kraków

Weather South Poland january

On average, it is maximum 0° in january in South Poland and at least around -4° degrees. In january there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 8 days in january.

Weather South Poland february

On average, it is maximum 2° in february in South Poland and at least around -3° degrees. In february there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 5 days in february.

Weather South Poland march

On average, it is maximum 8° in march in South Poland and at least around 1° degrees. In march there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 3 days in march.

Weather South Poland april

On average, it is maximum 15° in april in South Poland and at least around 5° degrees. In april there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 1 day in april.

Weather South Poland may

On average, it is maximum 19° in may in South Poland and at least around 8° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Poland.

Weather South Poland june

On average, it is maximum 22° in june in South Poland and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Poland.

Weather South Poland july

On average, it is maximum 25° in july in South Poland and at least around 14° degrees. In july there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Poland.

Weather South Poland august

On average, it is maximum 25° in august in South Poland and at least around 14° degrees. In august there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Poland.

Weather South Poland september

On average, it is maximum 19° in september in South Poland and at least around 10° degrees. In september there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Poland.

Weather South Poland october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in South Poland and at least around 6° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 22 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 1 day in october.

Weather South Poland november

On average, it is maximum 8° in november in South Poland and at least around 3° degrees. In november there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm. The it will be dry 21 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 2 days in november.

Weather South Poland december

On average, it is maximum 2° in december in South Poland and at least around -2° degrees. In december there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 5 days in december.

Climate Central Poland

Central Poland has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Central Poland is 13° degrees and there is about 294 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 170 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day -1°C 1°C 7°C 14°C 20°C 22°C 25°C 25°C 19°C 12°C 7°C 2°C
Night -4°C -3°C 1°C 5°C 9°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 11°C 6°C 3°C -1°C
Precip 22
mm
17
mm
20
mm
21
mm
39
mm
29
mm
34
mm
25
mm
23
mm
24
mm
19
mm
21
mm
Rain
days
7 6 12 13 16 14 15 11 11 10 9 9
Snow
days
15 12 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 10
Dry
days
9 10 14 16 15 16 16 20 19 20 19 12
Sun hours
per day
3 3 5 9 10 10 10 11 8 6 4 3
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3
UV-index 1 2 2 4 5 5 6 5 3 3 1 2
Climate data from: Warsaw

Weather Central Poland january

On average, it is maximum -1° in january in Central Poland and at least around -4° degrees. In january there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 15 days in january.

Weather Central Poland february

On average, it is maximum 1° in february in Central Poland and at least around -3° degrees. In february there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 12 days in february.

Weather Central Poland march

On average, it is maximum 7° in march in Central Poland and at least around 1° degrees. In march there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 5 days in march.

Weather Central Poland april

On average, it is maximum 14° in april in Central Poland and at least around 5° degrees. In april there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 1 day in april.

Weather Central Poland may

On average, it is maximum 20° in may in Central Poland and at least around 9° degrees. In may there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Poland.

Weather Central Poland june

On average, it is maximum 22° in june in Central Poland and at least around 12° degrees. In june there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Poland.

Weather Central Poland july

On average, it is maximum 25° in july in Central Poland and at least around 15° degrees. In july there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Poland.

Weather Central Poland august

On average, it is maximum 25° in august in Central Poland and at least around 15° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Poland.

Weather Central Poland september

On average, it is maximum 19° in september in Central Poland and at least around 11° degrees. In september there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Poland.

Weather Central Poland october

On average, it is maximum 12° in october in Central Poland and at least around 6° degrees. In october there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 1 day in october.

Weather Central Poland november

On average, it is maximum 7° in november in Central Poland and at least around 3° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 2 days in november.

Weather Central Poland december

On average, it is maximum 2° in december in Central Poland and at least around -1° degrees. In december there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Poland and on average, it snows 10 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Poland

The weather for Warschau in Poland will be 2° till -1° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Poland is based on the weather in Warsaw.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Snow Wind UV
Mo
30 Nov
Lichte sneeuwval 2°C -1°C 0.1 mm 40% 0.3 cm 2m/s 2
Tu
1 Dec
Natte sneeuw 2°C -2°C 0.1 mm 10% 0 cm 3m/s 2
We
2 Dec
Wisselend bewolkt -1°C -3°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 3m/s 2
Th
3 Dec
Bewolkt 1°C -1°C 0.1 mm 20% 0 cm 4m/s 1
Fr
4 Dec
Bewolkt 4°C 0°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 5m/s 2
Sa
5 Dec
Licht bewolkt 7°C 3°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 5m/s 2
Su
6 Dec
Bewolkt 8°C 5°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 6m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Snow Wind UV
Mo
7 Dec
Bewolkt 10°C 7°C 0.2 mm 15% 0 cm 7m/s 1
Tu
8 Dec
Bewolkt 7°C 4°C 0.3 mm 25% 0 cm 5m/s 1
We
9 Dec
Bewolkt 4°C -1°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 4m/s 0
Th
10 Dec
Wisselend bewolkt 1°C -2°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 5m/s 0
Fr
11 Dec
Helder 0°C -3°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 4m/s 0
Sa
12 Dec
Licht bewolkt -1°C -3°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 2m/s 0
Su
13 Dec
Wisselend bewolkt -1°C -3°C 0 mm 0% 0 cm 2m/s 0

Weather experiences Poland

Bob Hair was here in august
Weather rating: Excellent
36 degs at Tarnov, sitting out in the Square with a cold drink and a light snack was memorable. Dry, sharp and bearable heat. Nature stands still.

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Vacation Poland

Hotels and apartments in Poland

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Flight tickets to Poland

You can fly to Poland at these well-known airports:

  • Katowice International Airport
    Katowice
  • Modlin Airport
    Warsaw
  • Warsaw Chopin Airport
    Warsaw
  • Łódź Władysław Reymont Airport
    Łódź
  • Kraków John Paul II International Airport
    Kraków
  • Gdańsk Lech Wałęsa Airport
    Gdańsk
  • Poznań-Ławica Airport
    Poznań
  • Bydgoszcz Ignacy Jan Paderewski Airport
    Bydgoszcz
  • Lublin Airport
    Lublin
  • Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport
    Rzeszów

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About Poland

Poland is in the continental part Europe and the capital is Warsaw. The total surface is 312.685 km² with 440 km of coastline and the population consists of 38.422.346 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 1,5x as big as New Zealand. If you want to call Poland you have to use +48 or 0048 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +485012457809 or 00485012457809.

Poland is in a straight line at 17.826 km distance from Wellington. From Auckland Airport the flight time is about 21 hours55.

Currency Poland

In Poland the Polish złoty is used to pay.

Exchange rate Polish złoty (PLN) 30 november 2020

1 Polish złoty = 0,38 New Zealand dollar
100 Polish złoty = 38,38 New Zealand dollar

1 New Zealand dollar = 2,61 Polish złoty
100 New Zealand dollar = 260,52 Polish złoty

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Time difference Poland

In Poland it is now 11:43 o’clock in the morning on monday 30 november 2020. That is 12 hour earlier than in New Zealand. The time zone of Poland is Europe/Warsaw and the Greenwich time is UTC+01.

Vaccinations Poland

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Poland.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Tekenencefalitis