Best Time To Visit Hvar Island

What is the best time to visit Hvar Island?

Hvar enjoys a pleasant weather year long, being one of the sunniest places in Europe. However, tourists love the island most during summer days. The peak season starts in July leading upto early September, making these months the best time to visit Hvar if you have fun-filled parties and playful beach visits on your mind. The shoulder season on the other hand, during the months of May, June, September and early October lets you enjoy the warm temperatures without crowds making your vacation a lot more relaxed.

Weather in Hvar Island


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Monthly Weather in Hvar Island

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 13°/ 7° 2 days
February 14°/ 8° 4 days
March 15°/ 9° 5 days
April 18°/ 11° 4 days
May 19°/ 13° 16 days
June 28°/ 21° 0 days
July 29°/ 22° 4 days
August 30°/ 23° 2 days
September 26°/ 20° 7 days
October 22°/ 17° 2 days
November 18°/ 14° 22 days
December 14°/ 9° 12 days

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Hvar Island in Summer

Hvar Island in summer rules the party lovers. The bursting nightlife gets all the attention, and so does the beautiful beaches soaked in bright sunlight. Temperatures measure around 20C to 25C, implying it to be the best season to hit the beaches. The beginning of summer also commences the blooming of lavenders. Apart from the Hvar Summer Festival, the Lavender Festival is celebrated somewhere around June, which must surely not be missed.

Hvar Island in Autumn

Autumn runs from September to November on the island, usually rainy and cloudy, with average temperatures ranging from 10C to 25C. Reducing crowds give this season a relaxed and calm feel, while some local events give it a unique charm, such as Big game fishing in nearby Paklinski island, Pulena Feast in Hvar town, the Dance of Sails, and St. Stephen's Day celebration.

Hvar Island in Winter

Winter gets on its way to Hvar in December, cool winds lasting upto March. Temperatures drop down to 8C to the most, extending upto 14C. Various hotels get closed during winters, since there are not much tourists left on the island by this time. But winter could be a great season for experiencing the local essence of the island, and indulging into activites like cycling, hiking and mountain climbing. The Easter procession held in Hvar is one of its kind in the world. Oh yes, and don't forget about the winter regatta!

Hvar Island Photos

Hvar Island, Croatia

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