The best times to visit Sibiu for ideal weather are

April 30th to July 15th

or

August 13th 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 Sibiu Travel Info

Weather in Sibiu

Temperature

Average temperatures in Sibiu 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 39th 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 Sibiu, 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 85°F (29.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 58°F (14.4°C) at night.

Sibiu Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Sibiu 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.

Sibiu Perceived Temperature (F)

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Sibiu Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Sibiu 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 38.4 29.6 21.4
Feb 42.9 32.8 24
Mar 52.8 41.7 30.9
Apr 62.9 51.2 39.7
May 71.7 59.6 48.5
Jun 77.9 65.7 54.8
Jul 82.5 69.4 57.2
Aug 82.3 69 56.8
Sep 72.7 60.1 48.6
Oct 61.8 49.2 38.6
Nov 52.2 40.9 31.2
Dec 39.8 31.8 24.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.6 -1.3 -5.9
Feb 6.1 0.4 -4.4
Mar 11.6 5.4 -0.6
Apr 17.2 10.7 4.3
May 22.1 15.3 9.2
Jun 25.5 18.7 12.7
Jul 28.1 20.8 14
Aug 27.9 20.6 13.8
Sep 22.6 15.6 9.2
Oct 16.6 9.6 3.7
Nov 11.2 4.9 -0.4
Dec 4.3 -0.1 -4.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sibiu are February, January, 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 early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May to early June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.

When can you find snow in Sibiu? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Sibiu 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 Sibiu.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 10% 3 1.1
Feb 9% 2.4 1
Mar 13% 1 1.3
Apr 19% 0 2.1
May 29% 0 3.4
Jun 27% 0 4.3
Jul 22% 0 3.4
Aug 15% 0 2.8
Sep 14% 0 1.7
Oct 17% 0.6 2.3
Nov 10% 0.9 1
Dec 14% 2.5 1.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 7.6 2.8
Feb 9 6.1 2.5
Mar 13 2.5 3.3
Apr 19 0 5.3
May 29 0 8.6
Jun 27 0 10.9
Jul 22 0 8.6
Aug 15 0 7.1
Sep 14 0 4.3
Oct 17 1.5 5.8
Nov 10 2.3 2.5
Dec 14 6.4 3

 

Humidity and Wind

Sibiu has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (55.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (81%).

Wind in Sibiu is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 5.9 knots (6.8 MPH or 10.9 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 mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 14.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

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 4.1 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.4 Light breeze 10.3 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.9 Light breeze 13.2 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.5 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
May 5.1 Light breeze 12.2 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.8 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Jul 5.1 Light breeze 12.8 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.4 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Sep 4.7 Light breeze 11.4 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.8 Barely noticeable 9.2 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.1 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.9 Barely noticeable 9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 80.1%
Feb 71.7%
Mar 57.9%
Apr 55.6%
May 63.6%
Jun 63.1%
Jul 58.9%
Aug 59.6%
Sep 62.6%
Oct 70.8%
Nov 74.1%
Dec 81%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Sibiu?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Romania; 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 Sibiu, Romania 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 Sibiu 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 31.8 in December means 31.8% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Sibiu Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.8°F (23.8°C) and 47.4°F (8.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Sibiu, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 75.8°F (24.3°C) and 44.2°F (6.8°C), which will feel chilly 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 far too cold this time of year in Sibiu to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 47.8°F (8.8°C) and 34.8°F (1.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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