Climate

Romania has a temperate climate, similar to the northeastern United States, with four distinct seasons.

Spring is pleasant with cool mornings and nights and warm days.

Summer is quite warm, with extended sunny days. The hottest areas in summer are the lowlands in southern and eastern Romania where 100 F is often reached in July and August. Temperatures are always cooler in the mountains.

Autumn is dry and cool, with fields and trees producing colorful foliage, much like New England.

Winters can be cold, especially in the mountains. While not the rule, abundant snowfalls may occur throughout the country, from December to mid-March.

There are significant regional differences of the climate between different regions of Romania.

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Average temperatures (°F)

Month Bucharest Western
Romania
Central
Romania
The Black Sea
Coast
January 26 28 34 31
February 31 34 34 34
March 40 41 42 39
April 52 52 52 55
May 62 61 61 66
June 69 67 66 75
July 71 67 69 79
August 70 65 69 79
September 65 65 65 70
October 53 53 55 62
November 41 43 45 52
December 34 34 36 43

The above temperatures are averages. Please keep in mind that variances can be as high as +/- 60°F at midday during the Summer or over night during the Winter.

Romania Weather Forecast - www.weather.com/...

Bucharest Weather Forecast -
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Facts about Romania's climate:

Warmest month: July

Coldest month: January

Record High Temperature:
44.5°C (112°F) - August 10, 1951 South-Eastern Romania

Record Low Temperature:
-38.5°C (-37.3°F) - January 24, 1942 (Central Romania)

Average annual Rainfall: 26 inches.

Weather in Romania