Climate and weather in Hungary
Hungary has a temperate continental climate that is influenced by three main factors: the Eastern-European continental, the Western-European oceanic and the Mediterranean influence.
There are substantial differences among the average temperatures of the four seasons. Usually January is the coldest, while the hottest months are July and August in Hungary .
The daily temperature fluctuation is quite high. The annual average temperature is about 12 °C , the maximum is 38 °C , the minimum is around -10 °C .
Spring starts in early April and is accompanied by lots of showers. The summers are dry and warm. Autumns are cool, foggy and rainy. Winters are relatively short, moderately cold and usually dry, but sometimes brilliant sunny. The little snow the city gets usually disappears after a few days.
The yearly rainfall is about 415 mm that consist of two stronger (early summer and autumn) and two dryer periods (middle of winter and early autumn).
Sunny hours/year are 2015.
The annual average wind speed is 2.4 m/sec.
For details about the actual daily weather in Hungary and weather forecast, we have collected for you the best weather forecast websites:
Hungarian Meteorological Institute - Hungarian language weather forecast of Hungary
Qwikcast.com - English language weather forecast of Hungary
Weather.yahoo.com - English language forecast of weather in Hungary
Wunderground - forecast of Budapest weather in Hungarian language
CNN weather - English language Budapest weather forecast
Intellicast.com - weather in Budapest in English
Weather.com - weather forecast in Budapest in English