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Calafat Climate & Temperature

  • Calafat, Romania is at 4358'N, 2255'E, 73 m (240 ft). See map.
  • Calafat has a humid subtropical climate that is mild with no dry season, constantly moist (year-round rainfall). Summers are hot and muggy with thunderstorms. Winters are mild with precipitation from mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate. (Kppen-Geiger classification: Cfa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Calafat is situated in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 11.9 degrees Celsius (53.4 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26 °C (46.8°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental. Calafat Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 3°C (37.4°F) on average falling to -3.3°C (26°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 17.3°C (63.2°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 6.7°C (44°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 29.7°C (85.4°F) and average low temperatures are 16.7°C (62°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 17.3°C (63.2°F) during the day and lows of 7.7°C (45.8°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 563 mm (22.2 inches) which is equivalent to 563 Litres/m (13.81 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 2013 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Calafat you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Mokairau, Pakarae, New Zealand (Warm temperate thorn steppe biome).

Calafat Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (34) 4 (39) 10 (50) 18 (64) 24 (75) 28 (82) 31 (88) 30 (86) 26 (79) 17 (63) 9 (48) 4 (39) 17 (62)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (28) 1 (33) 6 (42) 13 (55) 18 (64) 22 (72) 24 (75) 24 (74) 20 (67) 12 (54) 6 (43) 1 (34) 12 (53)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (23) -3 (27) 1 (34) 7 (45) 12 (54) 16 (61) 17 (63) 17 (63) 13 (55) 7 (45) 3 (37) -2 (28) 7 (44)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 45 (2) 34 (1) 37 (1) 46 (2) 58 (2) 78 (3) 40 (2) 33 (1) 31 (1) 46 (2) 58 (2) 57 (2) 563 (22)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 11 (35) 9 (32) 9 (29) 10 (33) 12 (39) 10 (33) 7 (23) 6 (19) 6 (20) 8 (26) 12 (40) 12 (39) 112 (31)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 2h 05' 3h 11' 3h 46' 5h 38' 7h 23' 9h 04' 9h 50' 9h 32' 6h 54' 4h 56' 1h 48' 1h 48' 5h 30'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 17' 10h 23' 11h 50' 13h 24' 14h 43' 15h 24' 15h 06' 13h 57' 12h 27' 10h 54' 9h 35' 8h 56' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 23 (77) 31 (69) 32 (68) 43 (57) 51 (49) 60 (40) 66 (34) 69 (31) 56 (44) 46 (54) 19 (81) 21 (79) 46 (54)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 26.1 35.4 46.3 57.9 66.2 69.5 66.4 58.1 46.7 35.2 26 22.6 46.3

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