Krakow, where it's located

The climate of Krakow is moderately continental, characterized by cold winters, with temperatures often below freezing (0 °C or 32 °F), and mild or pleasantly warm summers.
Krakow is the second largest city in Poland, and it is located in the south of the country.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of -1.9 °C (28 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 19 °C (66 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Krakow - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-5-4149121413950-4
Max (°C)1281419222424181462
Min (°F)232534394854575548413225
Max (°F)343646576672757564574336

Precipitation amounts to 670 millimeters (26.4 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 35 mm (1.4 in) in the driest month (February) to 90 mm (3.5 in) in the wettest (June). Here is the average precipitation.
Krakow - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)403540458090857560404040670
Prec.(in)1.61.41.61.83.13.53.332.41.61.61.626.4
Days181715151516141313131720186
< br /> On average, there are around 1,400 sunshine hours per year. So, the sun doesn't shine often. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Krakow - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours123466764321

Krakow

Best Time


The best time to visit Krakow runs from mid-May to mid-September, since it is the warmest and sunniest period of the year. 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.