The best times to visit Korcula for ideal weather are

March 26th to July 1st

or

August 27th to November 18th

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

 

 


Other Korcula Travel Info

Weather in Korcula

Temperature

Average temperatures in Korcula vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 54th 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 Korcula, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 87°F (30.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.3°F (23.5°C) at night.

Korcula Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Korcula 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.

Korcula Perceived Temperature (F)

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Korcula Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Korcula 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan51.749.446.2
Feb51.448.845.1
Mar56.453.348.4
Apr63.559.953.7
May71.467.760.1
Jun79.475.767.4
Jul85.781.572.4
Aug85.581.172.7
Sep76.672.566.2
Oct67.464.259.6
Nov60.558.254.7
Dec53.651.448.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan10.99.77.9
Feb10.89.37.3
Mar13.611.89.1
Apr17.515.512.1
May21.919.815.6
Jun26.324.319.7
Jul29.827.522.4
Aug29.727.322.6
Sep24.822.519
Oct19.717.915.3
Nov15.814.612.6
Dec1210.89

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Korcula are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid July. For example, on the week of July 9th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Korcula? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around October, especially close to mid October. The best time to ski (if at all) in Korcula is often around around October 15th 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 Korcula.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan15%01.8
Feb19%02.3
Mar15%02.9
Apr16%02.1
May9%01.4
Jun8%01.5
Jul3%00.5
Aug4%00.4
Sep10%01.5
Oct14%0.42.2
Nov18%0.42.7
Dec17%02

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1504.6
Feb1905.8
Mar1507.4
Apr1605.3
May903.6
Jun803.8
Jul301.3
Aug401
Sep1003.8
Oct1415.6
Nov1816.9
Dec1705.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Korcula has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is July (46% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (68.2%).

Wind in Korcula is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by November and February. December’s average wind speed of around 9.8 knots (11.3 MPH or 18.1 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 15.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

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

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan9.2Gentle breeze11.9Significant breeze
Feb9.3Gentle breeze12.5Significant breeze
Mar9.3Gentle breeze12.4Significant breeze
Apr7.3Gentle breeze9.9Gentle breeze
May6.8Light breeze9.7Significant breeze
Jun6.5Light breeze9.4Gentle breeze
Jul6.2Light breeze9.2Significant breeze
Aug5.7Light breeze8.9Gentle breeze
Sep6.7Light breeze10Significant breeze
Oct7.6Gentle breeze10.6Gentle breeze
Nov9.4Gentle breeze12.5Significant breeze
Dec9.8Gentle breeze13Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan64%
Feb62%
Mar60.5%
Apr60%
May55.8%
Jun53.3%
Jul46%
Aug47.5%
Sep54.8%
Oct63.2%
Nov68.2%
Dec62%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Korcula?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Croatia; exercise normal security precautions. 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 Korcula, Croatia is July, followed by August and May. 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 Korcula in December. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 24.1 in December means 24.1% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Korcula Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 74.3°F (23.5°C) and 53.8°F (12.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Korcula, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 79.2°F (26.2°C) and 57°F (13.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Korcula to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 55.8°F (13.2°C) and 49.4°F (9.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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