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The weather guide for Croatia (Split) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.
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The Dalmatian coast of Croatia is one of the best known tourist regions of this part of the former Yugoslavia.
It has a pleasant Mediterranean climate of sunny, hot summers (occasionally interrupted by thunderstorms) and largely mild, wet winters although icy winds from central Europe can gust in and make life unpleasant.
Inland, and to the East, conditions are more extreme although rainfall is lower than on the coast. In the mountain areas, winters can be bitterly cold with heavy and long-lying snow.
What to pack for Croatia weather
Take light clothing if you are visiting the coast, backed up by a few warmer items for cool nights. Much warmer clothing and rainwear is needed for travelling in the winter.
Which is the hottest month in Croatia?
The hottest time of year in Split, Croatia is normally July. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 28°C with moderate heat and humidity.
Which month has the most rain in Croatia?
In terms of rainfall, November is usually the wettest month in Split, Croatia with 134mm on average. There are normally 14 days in November with some rain.
When is it sunniest in Croatia?
The sunniest time of year in Split, Croatia is normally July with bright sunshine on average for 71% of daylight hours; that's 11 hours of sunshine per day.
When is the sea warmest in Croatia?
The sea is usually at its warmest in Split, Croatia in August when the water temperature reaches 24°C.
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