The climate of Pljevlja is moderately continental, with cold winters, with temperatures often below freezing (0 °C or 32 °F), and mild to pleasantly warm summers.
The city is located in northern Montenegro, near the border with Serbia, at an altitude of 770 meters (2,500 feet). During cold spells, the temperature can drop to -20 °C (-4 °F) or below. In February 2012, it dropped to -23 °C (-9.5 °F), while in January 1985, it dropped to -29 °C (-20 °F).
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of -2.6 °C (27 °F), that of the warmest months (July, August) is of 17.7 °C (64 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Pljevlja - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-7-5-22691110840-5
Max (°C)251014202225252216103
Min (°F)192328364348525046393223
Max (°F)364150576872777772615037

Precipitation amounts to 800 millimeters (31.5 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 50 mm (2 in) in the driest months (February, March) to 90 mm (3.5 in) in the wettest (June). Here is the average precipitation.
Pljevlja - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)605050607090756570708565800
Prec.(in)2.4222.42.83.532.62.82.83.32.631.5
Days13121313131411101091213143

On average, there are around 1,630 sunshine hours per year. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Pljevlja - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours234566876421

Pljevlja

Best Time


The best time to visit Pljevlja is the summer, from June to August. Sometimes, it can be hot in July and August, while in other circumstances, nights can be cool or even a little cold even in these months, so it can be useful to bring a sweatshirt or sweater and a light jacket for the evening.