The climate of Leskovac is continental, with cold winters and hot summers.
The city is located in southern Serbia, at an altitude of 200 meters (650 ft), and is exposed, like the rest of the country, to both winter cold waves and summer heat waves.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 0.4 °C (33 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 21.7 °C (71 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Leskovac - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-4-315101314141061-2
Max (°C)471318232629292419116
Min (°F)252734415055575750433428
Max (°F)394555647379848475665243

Precipitation amounts to 625 millimeters (24.6 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 40 mm (1.6 in) in the driest month (January) to 65 mm (2.6 in) in the wettest (June). Here is the average precipitation.
Leskovac - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)404545605565454550506055625
Prec.(in)1.61.81.82.42.22.61.81.8222.42.224.6
Days131312131311879101214137

On average, there are around 2,025 sunshine hours per year. The sun is not often seen in winter, while in summer it shines for a good number of hours. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Leskovac - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours2356791097532

Leskovac

Best Time


The best times to visit Leskovac are spring and autumn, and in particular 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.