The climate of Sombor is continental, with cold winters and hot summers.
The city is located in the north-west of Serbia, a short distance from the border with Croatia and Hungary. In winter it can be very cold, while in summer it can be very hot (though less than in central and southern Serbia).
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 0.1 °C (32 °F), that of the warmest month (July) is of 21.9 °C (71 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Sombor - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)-3-316111415151162-2
Max (°C)461218232628282418104
Min (°F)272734435257595952433628
Max (°F)394354647379828275645039

Precipitation amounts to 610 millimeters (24 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 30 mm (1.2 in) in the driest month (February) to 80 mm (3.1 in) in the wettest (June). Here is the average precipitation.
Sombor - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)353035456080655555455545610
Prec.(in)1.41.21.41.82.43.12.62.22.21.82.21.824
Days1110101212131091091113128

On average, there are around 2,050 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.
Sombor - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours235689997532

Sombor

Best Time


The best times to visit Sombor are spring and autumn, to avoid both the winter cold and the summer heat, 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.