The best times to visit Serbia for ideal weather are

April 23rd to October 7th

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

 

 


Other Serbia Travel Info

Weather in Serbia

Temperature

Average temperatures in Serbia 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 35th 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 Serbia, 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 86.5°F (30.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.8°F (16°C) at night.

Serbia Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Serbia 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.

Serbia Perceived Temperature (F)

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Serbia Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Serbia 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 40.8 33.8 27.6
Feb 43 35.1 28.3
Mar 53.5 43.8 34.9
Apr 64.2 53.2 42.2
May 72 61.2 50.7
Jun 78.7 67.8 56.9
Jul 84 71.9 59.7
Aug 84.7 71.9 59.4
Sep 74 62.5 52.3
Oct 62.5 52.1 43.5
Nov 53.7 44.3 36.9
Dec 41.4 35 29.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 4.9 1 -2.4
Feb 6.1 1.7 -2.1
Mar 11.9 6.6 1.6
Apr 17.9 11.8 5.7
May 22.2 16.2 10.4
Jun 25.9 19.9 13.8
Jul 28.9 22.2 15.4
Aug 29.3 22.2 15.2
Sep 23.3 16.9 11.3
Oct 16.9 11.2 6.4
Nov 12.1 6.8 2.7
Dec 5.2 1.7 -1.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Serbia are August, July, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid August. For example, on the week of August 13th 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 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 21st.

When can you find snow in Serbia? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Serbia is often around around December 3rd 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 Serbia.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Serbia (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 17% 3.9 1.8
Feb 19% 6.9 1.8
Mar 19% 3.8 2.1
Apr 16% 3.5 1.8
May 22% 1.9 3.5
Jun 20% 0 2.7
Jul 14% 0 2.2
Aug 10% 0 1.5
Sep 16% 1.3 2.2
Oct 18% 2.1 2.5
Nov 15% 2.8 1.9
Dec 18% 3.9 2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 17 9.9 4.6
Feb 19 17.5 4.6
Mar 19 9.7 5.3
Apr 16 8.9 4.6
May 22 4.8 8.9
Jun 20 0 6.9
Jul 14 0 5.6
Aug 10 0 3.8
Sep 16 3.3 5.6
Oct 18 5.3 6.4
Nov 15 7.1 4.8
Dec 18 9.9 5.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Serbia has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is August (53.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (80.3%).

Wind in Serbia is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 5.4 knots (6.2 MPH or 9.9 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 late March where average top sustained speeds reach 9.9 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 4.7 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.1 Light breeze 8.7 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.4 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.8 Light breeze 8.8 Gentle breeze
May 4.4 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.1 Light breeze 7.5 Gentle breeze
Jul 4 Light breeze 7.4 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.8 Barely noticeable 7.1 Gentle breeze
Sep 4 Light breeze 7.3 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.1 Light breeze 7.4 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.6 Light breeze 8 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.7 Light breeze 8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 78.4%
Feb 73.1%
Mar 61.8%
Apr 56.7%
May 62.1%
Jun 61.2%
Jul 55.5%
Aug 53.7%
Sep 61.9%
Oct 71.5%
Nov 74.6%
Dec 80.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Serbia?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Serbia; 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 Serbia is October, followed by February and August. 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 Serbia in March. 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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 25.5 in March means 25.5% of the tourists vs. October.

 

 

Overall Serbia Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.5°F (23.6°C) and 47.6°F (8.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 7 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 3 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Serbia, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 77.3°F (25.2°C) and 46.5°F (8.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 5 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Serbia to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49°F (9.4°C) and 37.9°F (3.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 5 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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