Weather forecast & climate

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Today 11/19 10%
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Cloudy skies. High 14C. Winds NW at 15 to 30 km/h.
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Tomorrow 11/20 0%
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Generally sunny. High 13C. Winds NNW at 15 to 25 km/h.
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Tuesday 11/21 0%
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A few clouds early, otherwise mostly sunny. High around 15C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h.
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Wednesday 11/22 0%
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A few clouds early, otherwise mostly sunny. High near 15C. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 km/h.
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Thursday 11/23 10%
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Sun and a few passing clouds. High around 15C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h.
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Friday 11/24 10%
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Sun and a few passing clouds. High 16C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h.

If you decide to visit the island of Hvar, besides all other beauty spots, you will certainly enjoy the amenities of its climate. The Mediterranean climate of the island makes the stay here enjoyable throughout the whole year. The main characteristics of this pleasant mild climate are clear blue sky, long sunny summers and short mild winters. Due to its pronounced mild climate, a Viennese climatologist J. Hann named the island of Hvar “Adriatic Madeira”.    Hvar weather forecast

Hvar town sunset

Hvar town sunset

An interesting fact is that the island receives approximately 2726 hours of sunshine pro year and in 2003 the number went up to 3053. The temperature of this crystal blue sea is ideal for swimming from June to November. During that period the average sea temperature ranges from 20ºC to 27ºC. A pleasant mild wind called “maestral” gives a special touch to long hot summers. It is characteristic for beautiful, warm and stable weather. It appears at around 11 a.m. from north-west, gets stronger till midday and weakens with sunset. Besides making the hot summers pleasant for sunbathing, it is very popular among sailors and surfers.

Island Hvar, panoramic view

Island Hvar, panoramic view

The Mediterranean herbs lovers will certainly enjoy the island during the autumn months. Autumn brings refreshing temperatures, fireworks of colours, fragrances and tastes of ripe fruits accompanied with pleasant air and sea temperature. These are a true delicacy for all your senses.

Island Hvar winter

Island Hvar winter

Winters on the island are also quite mild and pleasant. Characteristic winter winds are: southern wind (“jugo”) bringing warm, but rainy and cloudy weather and a bit colder northern wind (“bura”) bringing fresh, clean air and bright sky. Snow on the island is quite rear and it causes great joy among native folks.
No matter what period of the year you choose, visiting the island of Hvar and enjoying its warm Mediterranean climate will certainly relax all your senses. The island has all the things necessary to create a paradise, all you have to do is give in to its magic.

Hvar weather forecast

Hvar geographical position