Debrecen, where it's located

The climate of Debrecen is continental, with cold winters and warm summers.
The city is located in the north-east of Hungary, a short distance from Romania.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of -1.3 °C (30 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 21.5 °C (71 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Debrecen - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-4-316111415151161-3
Max (°C)24101722252827221693
Min (°F)252734435257595952433427
Max (°F)363950637277828172614837

Precipitation amounts to 560 millimeters (22 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 30 mm (1.2 in) in the driest months (January, February, March) to 65 mm (2.6 in) in the wettest ones (May, June, July). Here is the average precipitation.
Debrecen - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)303030556565655045404045560
Prec.(in)1.21.21.22.22.62.62.621.81.61.61.822
Days77688977767886

On average, there are around 2,050 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Debrecen - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours235789996532

Debrecen

Best Time


In order to avoid both the winter cold and the summer heat, the best times to visit Debrecen are spring and autumn, and in particular, the months of May, June and September: daytime temperatures are pleasant, although it's better to bring a sweater and a jacket for the evening. In July and August, the temperature is usually not too hot, however, there is the risk of some very hot days, which can happen, though more rarely, also in the second half of June and in the first half of September.