The best times to visit Mostar for ideal weather are

April 2nd to June 10th

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

 

 


Other Mostar Travel Info

Weather in Mostar

Temperature

Average temperatures in Mostar vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th 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 Mostar, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 95.7°F (35.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.3°F (21.8°C) at night.

Mostar Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Mostar 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.

Mostar Perceived Temperature (F)

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Mostar Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Mostar 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 49.9 44 38.5
Feb 52.3 45.2 38.6
Mar 60.1 52.3 44
Apr 69.6 60.4 50.1
May 77.5 68.1 56.9
Jun 85.7 76.1 64
Jul 92.6 82.1 68.8
Aug 93.9 82.8 69.3
Sep 81.8 71.8 61.1
Oct 70.1 61.3 53
Nov 60.3 52.9 46.2
Dec 50.6 44.9 39.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 9.9 6.7 3.6
Feb 11.3 7.3 3.7
Mar 15.6 11.3 6.7
Apr 20.9 15.8 10.1
May 25.3 20.1 13.8
Jun 29.8 24.5 17.8
Jul 33.7 27.8 20.4
Aug 34.4 28.2 20.7
Sep 27.7 22.1 16.2
Oct 21.2 16.3 11.7
Nov 15.7 11.6 7.9
Dec 10.3 7.2 4.2

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mostar are August, July, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid July. For example, on the week of July 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 15th.

When can you find snow in Mostar? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Mostar is often around around December 17th 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 Mostar.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Mostar (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 31% 0.9 7.9
Feb 33% 15.8 6.5
Mar 31% 0 6.4
Apr 30% 0 5.2
May 21% 0 3.4
Jun 20% 0 3.6
Jul 11% 0 1.8
Aug 8% 0 1.3
Sep 18% 0 5.9
Oct 24% 0 6.7
Nov 31% 0 6.9
Dec 32% 4.4 6.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 31 2.3 20.1
Feb 33 40.1 16.5
Mar 31 0 16.3
Apr 30 0 13.2
May 21 0 8.6
Jun 20 0 9.1
Jul 11 0 4.6
Aug 8 0 3.3
Sep 18 0 15
Oct 24 0 17
Nov 31 0 17.5
Dec 32 11.2 17.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Mostar has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is August (40.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (64.9%).

Wind in Mostar is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and December. March’s average wind speed of around 4.7 knots (5.4 MPH or 8.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early March where average top sustained speeds reach 11.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.6 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.7 Light breeze 8.4 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.7 Barely noticeable 7 Gentle breeze
May 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.7 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.4 Light breeze
Jul 3.7 Barely noticeable 6.8 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.8 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze
Sep 4 Light breeze 7.1 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.9 Barely noticeable 6.9 Light breeze
Nov 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.6 Light breeze 8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 58.8%
Feb 53.1%
Mar 48.4%
Apr 48.7%
May 49.5%
Jun 49.4%
Jul 42.8%
Aug 40.6%
Sep 48.3%
Oct 57.3%
Nov 64.9%
Dec 57.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Mostar?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Bosnia and Herzegovina; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 23, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina is July, followed by August and June. 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 Mostar 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 41.4 in January means 41.4% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Mostar Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.3°F (26.8°C) and 55.6°F (13.1°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 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 3 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Mostar, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 85.7°F (29.8°C) and 54.7°F (12.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 9 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 Mostar to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 57.6°F (14.2°C) and 48.2°F (9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 9 to 10 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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