Travel Guide Bulgaria

About

Bulgaria with its capital Sofia is located in Eastern Europe and shares a border with five other countries. The daily average temperature in Sofia is ranging from -1°C in January to 20°C in July and August. Most sunshine can be experienced in January, September and October with an total average of five rainy days.The population of 7 million is speaking Bulgarian.

Travel advisory

High risk
Bulgaria has a current risk level of 3.6 (out of 5). We advise: Please reconsider your need to travel to Bulgaria.

Facts

Continent Europe
Capital Sofia
Currency Bulgarian lev (BGN)
Timezone UTC +02:00
Language Bulgarian
Population 7 million people

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Climate

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Average Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature 3 °C 4 °C 6 °C 11 °C 16 °C 20 °C 23 °C 22 °C 19 °C 14 °C 8 °C 5 °C
Rain days 6 6 6 8 7 7 5 4 4 5 7 7
Average Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature -0 °C 2 °C 7 °C 13 °C 18 °C 22 °C 24 °C 23 °C 19 °C 13 °C 6 °C 2 °C
Rain days 6 5 6 7 7 8 6 5 5 5 6 6
Average Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature -1 °C 1 °C 5 °C 10 °C 15 °C 18 °C 20 °C 20 °C 16 °C 11 °C 5 °C 1 °C
Rain days 5 6 6 9 10 10 7 6 5 5 6 6
Average Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature 2 °C 3 °C 5 °C 10 °C 15 °C 20 °C 22 °C 22 °C 18 °C 13 °C 8 °C 4 °C
Rain days 5 4 5 7 6 6 4 3 4 4 6 5
Climate data from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Neighbors of Bulgaria

Bulgaria shares a border with 5 other countries
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