Average weather and climate in Moldova
Moldova’s climate is temperate continental with the four seasons of the year are clearly defined. It has mild short winters and long hot summers with a lot of sunny days. The atmospheric air circulation is characterized by the prevalence of the western warm and sometimes very humid air masses from the Atlantic..
Occasionally, air masses from other regions come to Moldova as well, such as the warm and humid air from the Mediterranean. This brings with it abundant rainfall. The dry temperate continental air from the Eastern and South-Eastern parts of the Eastern European Plain causes drought and the cold Arctic air causing dramatic weather changes. There are 2060–2360 hours of sunshine per year in Moldova; temperatures above freezing are registered 160–200 days per year; and precipitation ranges between 370 and 560 mm/year and more than 10% falls as snow, which can melt several times during winter.
Interested in the more detailed Weather and Climate of Moldova?
Please select a city in or below the map you wish to travel to or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year