The climate of the Southern Carpathians (Romania)
The southern Carpathians are a mountain range in Romania. With
altitudes up to 2,500 meters this mountain range forms the natural
border between the mild eastern part of Romania and the western part
of the country where extremes in weather are not uncommon. The
Southern Carpathians have cold and snowy winters making this an ideal
winter sports area. However, large areas of this mountain range are
unsuitable for winter sports because of the rugged landscape and the
primeval forests making it impossible to go skiing. The most popular
winter sports areas are: Poiana Brasov, Predeal, SInaia and the
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for the regions between 1,500 and 2,000 meters.
Depending on the altitude and the location local deviations may occur.
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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