The best times to visit Western Slovakia for ideal weather are
April 23rd to October 14th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Western Slovakia Travel Guide
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Weather in Western Slovakia
Average temperatures in Western Slovakia 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 somewhat temperate — in the 41st 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 Western Slovakia, 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 83.8°F (28.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60°F (15.6°C) at night.
Western Slovakia Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Western Slovakia 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.
Western Slovakia Perceived Temperature (F)
Western Slovakia Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Western Slovakia 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 Western Slovakia are April, December, and then March. 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 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 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.
When can you find snow in Western Slovakia? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to late January and early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Western Slovakia 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 Western Slovakia.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Western Slovakia (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
Western Slovakia has some extremely humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (47.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (81%).
Wind in Western Slovakia is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by February and December. March’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.4 MPH or 16.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle 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 19.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Western Slovakia.
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||7.4||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.4||Gentle breeze||15.6||Significant breeze|
|Mar||9.1||Gentle breeze||16.9||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.5||Gentle breeze||14.8||Significant breeze|
|May||7.3||Gentle breeze||14.7||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6.7||Light breeze||14.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||7.2||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Aug||6.1||Light breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.6||Light breeze||13.1||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.8||Light breeze||13||Significant breeze|
|Nov||8||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8||Gentle breeze||14.7||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Western Slovakia?
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 Western Slovakia, Slovakia is August, followed by June and January. 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 Western Slovakia in October. 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 Western Slovakia Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 77.6°F (25.3°C) and 46.4°F (8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 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 most precipitation with 5 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Western Slovakia, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 74.2°F (23.4°C) and 42.4°F (5.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 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 Western Slovakia to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.5°F (8.1°C) and 33.8°F (1°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.