The best times to visit Bukovel for ideal weather are

April 23rd to September 16th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Bukovel Travel Info

Weather in Bukovel

Temperature

Average temperatures in Bukovel vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 37th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bukovel, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 90.1°F (32.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 61.4°F (16.3°C) at night.

Bukovel Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Bukovel Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Bukovel Perceived Temperature (F)

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Bukovel Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Bukovel Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 38 31.1 25.4
Feb 42.6 32.5 24.9
Mar 53.4 41.7 32
Apr 60.5 49 38.7
May 71.4 59.6 49.5
Jun 78.8 66.2 54.8
Jul 83.4 69.7 58.6
Aug 84.4 70 58
Sep 75 62.1 52.2
Oct 62.1 50.3 42.4
Nov 51.3 41.7 35.1
Dec 40.4 35 30.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.3 -0.5 -3.7
Feb 5.9 0.3 -3.9
Mar 11.9 5.4 0
Apr 15.8 9.4 3.7
May 21.9 15.3 9.7
Jun 26 19 12.7
Jul 28.6 20.9 14.8
Aug 29.1 21.1 14.4
Sep 23.9 16.7 11.2
Oct 16.7 10.2 5.8
Nov 10.7 5.4 1.7
Dec 4.7 1.7 -0.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bukovel are June, February, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late February and early March with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of February 26th.

When can you find snow in Bukovel? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Bukovel is often around around January 1st when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Bukovel.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bukovel (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 26% 5.4 3.8
Feb 14% 2.7 1.3
Mar 19% 0.4 3
Apr 24% 0.7 3.6
May 29% 0 8.9
Jun 13% 0 3
Jul 30% 0 4.6
Aug 23% 0 4
Sep 16% 0 2.7
Oct 24% 0 3.6
Nov 17% 0.4 3.9
Dec 15% 0.8 1.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 26 13.7 9.7
Feb 14 6.9 3.3
Mar 19 1 7.6
Apr 24 1.8 9.1
May 29 0 22.6
Jun 13 0 7.6
Jul 30 0 11.7
Aug 23 0 10.2
Sep 16 0 6.9
Oct 24 0 9.1
Nov 17 1 9.9
Dec 15 2 4.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Bukovel has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (52% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (85.2%).

Wind in Bukovel is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and August. April’s average wind speed of around 3.8 knots (4.3 MPH or 7 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 7.2 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bukovel.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 3.1 Barely noticeable 4.6 Light breeze
Feb 3 Barely noticeable 4.4 Light breeze
Mar 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Apr 3.8 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
May 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Jun 3.1 Barely noticeable 5 Light breeze
Jul 3 Barely noticeable 4.6 Light breeze
Aug 3.2 Barely noticeable 5 Light breeze
Sep 3.2 Barely noticeable 4.9 Light breeze
Oct 2.7 Barely noticeable 4.1 Light breeze
Nov 2.8 Barely noticeable 4.3 Light breeze
Dec 2.7 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 80.2%
Feb 65.8%
Mar 57%
Apr 52%
May 62.6%
Jun 58.8%
Jul 61%
Aug 55.9%
Sep 64.9%
Oct 76.5%
Nov 78.8%
Dec 85.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Bukovel?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Ukraine; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Bukovel, Ukraine is December, followed by August and October. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Bukovel in January. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 30.4 in January means 30.4% of the tourists vs. December.

 

 

Overall Bukovel Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 73.9°F (23.3°C) and 47.9°F (8.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 4 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Bukovel, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 77.6°F (25.3°C) and 40.2°F (4.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 8 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Bukovel to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.8°F (9.9°C) and 28.7°F (-1.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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