The best times to visit Špania Dolina for ideal weather are

May 7th to September 23rd

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

 

 


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Weather in Špania Dolina

Temperature

Average temperatures in Špania Dolina 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 34th 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 Špania Dolina, 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 85.1°F (29.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.7°F (14.3°C) at night.

Špania Dolina Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Špania Dolina 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.

Špania Dolina Perceived Temperature (F)

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Špania Dolina Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Špania Dolina 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan35.629.523.6
Feb4031.323.7
Mar51.540.430.5
Apr6551.337.9
May72.15946.7
Jun78.165.553.6
Jul82.669.156.5
Aug81.96855.3
Sep71.458.447.6
Oct59.148.240
Nov47.840.534.4
Dec35.530.525.4

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan2-1.4-4.7
Feb4.4-0.4-4.6
Mar10.84.7-0.8
Apr18.310.73.3
May22.3158.2
Jun25.618.612
Jul28.120.613.6
Aug27.72012.9
Sep21.914.78.7
Oct15.194.4
Nov8.84.71.3
Dec1.9-0.8-3.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Špania Dolina are April, February, 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 early March. For example, on the week of March 5th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May to early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.

When can you find snow in Špania Dolina? 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 Špania Dolina is often around around February 12th 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 Špania Dolina.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan19%3.62.3
Feb16%5.61.4
Mar17%22.1
Apr12%0.71.4
May23%03.1
Jun24%03.8
Jul23%03.9
Aug16%02.7
Sep16%02.1
Oct17%02.5
Nov17%22.1
Dec18%2.52.3

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan199.15.8
Feb1614.23.6
Mar175.15.3
Apr121.83.6
May2307.9
Jun2409.7
Jul2309.9
Aug1606.9
Sep1605.3
Oct1706.4
Nov175.15.3
Dec186.45.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Špania Dolina has some extremely humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (49.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (83.1%).

Wind in Špania Dolina is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 4.4 knots (5.1 MPH or 8.2 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 to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 10.7 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan2.9Barely noticeable6.8Light breeze
Feb3.1Barely noticeable7.1Gentle breeze
Mar4.4Light breeze9.7Light breeze
Apr4.2Light breeze10Gentle breeze
May4.2Light breeze9.6Light breeze
Jun4Light breeze9.2Gentle breeze
Jul3.9Barely noticeable9.1Light breeze
Aug3.2Barely noticeable8.1Gentle breeze
Sep3.4Barely noticeable8.1Light breeze
Oct2.9Barely noticeable6.8Light breeze
Nov3Barely noticeable6.6Light breeze
Dec2.7Barely noticeable5.8Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan80.3%
Feb72%
Mar57.3%
Apr49.7%
May57.4%
Jun58.9%
Jul56.4%
Aug58.1%
Sep64.2%
Oct74.8%
Nov81.4%
Dec83.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Špania Dolina?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Slovakia; 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 Špania Dolina, Slovakia is June, followed by March and May. 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 Špania Dolina 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 48.9 in December means 48.9% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Špania Dolina Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 76°F (24.4°C) and 46.7°F (8.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 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 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Špania Dolina, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 74.4°F (23.6°C) and 40.3°F (4.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 5 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Špania Dolina to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.7°F (8.2°C) and 33.3°F (0.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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