The best time to go to Zadar is in September when temperatures are warm but room rates are much cheaper. During this time, expect to pay around $55/night for a one-bedroom rental. That's 45% cheaper compared to August. Temperatures are in the mid 70s, a few degrees cooler than the average 85°F you could get during high season.
Most tourists come to Zadar in the summer, so expect higher hotel and rental prices. The Standardna week (August 19th to September 1st) and the new year week (December 23rd to January 4th) are also popular dates that you should avoid if that's not the reason for your visit.
If you decide to visit between January and March don't forget to bring your umbrella, it is the rainiest season in Zadar.
Avoid the crowd
The best time to avoid the crowd in Zadar, Croatia is November.
The cheapest time to travel to Zadar, Croatia is November.
Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.
07/01 - 07/15
08/19 - 09/01
09/04 - 09/18
12/23 - 01/04
03/31 - 04/08
06/26 - 07/11
08/26 - 09/04
In Zadar, Croatia, July is the sunniest month and July the warmest.