The best times to visit Pravets for ideal weather are

June 11th to September 2nd

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

 

 


Other Pravets Travel Info

Weather in Pravets

Temperature

Average temperatures in Pravets vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 21st 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 Pravets, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 66.9°F (19.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.8°F (12.1°C) at night.

Pravets Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Pravets 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.

Pravets Perceived Temperature (F)

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Pravets Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Pravets 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 29.6 24.8 20.3
Feb 28.8 24.1 19.4
Mar 35.2 29.5 24.6
Apr 44 37.7 32.7
May 53.3 46.9 41.9
Jun 59.4 52.9 47.7
Jul 64.6 57.6 51.9
Aug 65.6 58.4 52.8
Sep 56.6 49.8 45.1
Oct 47.8 41.5 36.6
Nov 41.2 36.1 31.5
Dec 32.6 27.5 23

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -1.3 -4 -6.5
Feb -1.8 -4.4 -7
Mar 1.8 -1.4 -4.1
Apr 6.7 3.2 0.4
May 11.8 8.3 5.5
Jun 15.2 11.6 8.7
Jul 18.1 14.2 11.1
Aug 18.7 14.7 11.6
Sep 13.7 9.9 7.3
Oct 8.8 5.3 2.6
Nov 5.1 2.3 -0.3
Dec 0.3 -2.5 -5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Pravets are November, March, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late August to early September. For example, on the week of August 27th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of May 21st.

When can you find snow in Pravets? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early to mid March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Pravets 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 Pravets.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Pravets (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 18% 10.7 1.7
Feb 17% 13.5 1.5
Mar 13% 11.3 1.7
Apr 20% 4 1.9
May 30% 0.6 4.3
Jun 31% 0 4.4
Jul 20% 0 3.9
Aug 13% 0 3.1
Sep 23% 0 3.6
Oct 24% 2.5 2.9
Nov 12% 2.8 1.6
Dec 14% 3.7 1.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 18 27.2 4.3
Feb 17 34.3 3.8
Mar 13 28.7 4.3
Apr 20 10.2 4.8
May 30 1.5 10.9
Jun 31 0 11.2
Jul 20 0 9.9
Aug 13 0 7.9
Sep 23 0 9.1
Oct 24 6.4 7.4
Nov 12 7.1 4.1
Dec 14 9.4 4.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Pravets has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (66.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (81.7%).

Wind in Pravets is usually very strong. The windiest month is January, followed by February and March. January’s average wind speed of around 22.2 knots (25.5 MPH or 41.1 KPH) is considered “a strong breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 36.6 knots, which is considered gale force winds.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 22.2 Very strong breeze 32.5 Moderate gale winds
Feb 21.5 Strong breeze 32.2 Moderate gale winds
Mar 20.9 Strong breeze 32 Moderate gale winds
Apr 17 Strong breeze 27 Very strong breeze
May 14.9 Significant breeze 24.1 Moderate gale winds
Jun 13 Significant breeze 21.5 Strong breeze
Jul 13.8 Significant breeze 22.5 Moderate gale winds
Aug 12.6 Significant breeze 21 Strong breeze
Sep 14.8 Significant breeze 23.9 Moderate gale winds
Oct 15.8 Significant breeze 24.9 Very strong breeze
Nov 19.2 Strong breeze 29.5 Moderate gale winds
Dec 20.8 Strong breeze 29.9 Moderate gale winds

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 81.7%
Feb 81.6%
Mar 80.5%
Apr 76.1%
May 78.5%
Jun 78.6%
Jul 70.7%
Aug 66.6%
Sep 74.6%
Oct 78.3%
Nov 74.8%
Dec 76.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Pravets?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Bulgaria; 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 Pravets, Bulgaria is August, followed by January 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 Pravets in November. 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 55.5 in November means 55.5% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Pravets Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 55.7°F (13.2°C) and 30.4°F (-0.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 4 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Pravets, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 60.1°F (15.6°C) and 37.6°F (3.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 7 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 far too cold this time of year in Pravets to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 34.4°F (1.3°C) and 25.2°F (-3.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 5 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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