Best time to visit Sofia, Bulgaria?

  • The best time to travel to Sofia is during the month of May when temperatures are still warm but hotels are more affordable. During this month, the nightly cost of a small rental is approximately $45. That's $10 less than the average rate in June. Average temperatures hover in the high 60s, just a bit colder than the average 80°F you would get during high season.
  • Most people visit Sofia in the early summer. This is peak season so expect to pay more for your hotel or vacation rental.
  • Be prepared for some snowfalls if you go to Sofia between December and April.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Sofia, Bulgaria is August.

June

Most crowded

August

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Sofia, Bulgaria is September.

$49
JUL
$50
AUG
$46
SEP
$46
OCT
$46
NOV
$60
DEC
$55
JAN
$49
FEB
$47
MAR
$52
APR
$46
MAY
$61
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

08/31 - 09/02
Price increase 16.5
Starts 12/20
New Year 75.5
12/22 - 12/26
Price increase 51
12/29 - 01/01
Price increase 51.5
Ends 01/09
New Year 75.5

Weather

In Sofia, Bulgaria, July is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

84
29
JUL
82
28
AUG
72
22
SEP
58
14
OCT
49
9
NOV
38
3
DEC
30
-1
JAN
42
6
FEB
49
9
MAR
60
16
APR
69
21
MAY
79
26
JUN
UV index
1
8

1.7
4cm
JUL
1.7
4cm
AUG
3.1
8cm
SEP
2.2
5cm
OCT
1.5
4cm
NOV
0.9
2cm
DEC
2.2
6cm
JAN
1.6
4cm
FEB
3.0
8cm
MAR
2.0
5cm
APR
3.8
10cm
MAY
3.2
8cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter