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.
Pravets Travel Guide
Other Pravets Travel Info
Weather in Pravets
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)
Pravets Temperatures (Celsius)
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)
Pravets Perceived Temperature (C)
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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
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.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Pravets (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
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.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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|
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
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.