Ruse, where it's located

The climate of Ruse is continental, with cold winters and hot summers.
The city is located in the extreme north of Bulgaria. Beyond the Danube, in Romania, is the twin city of Giurgiu. In winter, during Siberian cold spells, the temperature can drop to -15 °C (5 °F), and sometimes down to -20 °C (-4 °F). In summer there can be very hot days, when the temperature can reach 40 °C (104 °F).
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 0.6 °C (33 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 25.7 °C (78 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Ruse - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-3-239141720191494-1
Max (°C)461420263032322720136
Min (°F)272837485763686657483930
Max (°F)394357687986909081685543

Precipitation amounts to 620 millimeters (24.4 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 30 mm (1.2 in) in the driest month (September) to 75 mm (3 in) in the wettest (July). Here is the average precipitation.
Ruse - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)503540506565756030356045620
Prec.(in)21.41.622.62.632.41.21.42.41.824.4
Days

On average, there are around 2,360 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Ruse - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours346791011107642

Ruse

Best Time


The best times to visit Ruse are spring and autumn, namely the months of May and September. In June, the weather is often excellent, but it can sometimes get hot, especially in the second half of the month.