Average Weather in Ohaba Lungă Romania
In Ohaba Lungă, the summers are warm, the winters are very cold and dry, and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 25°F to 82°F and is rarely below 11°F or above 92°F.
Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit Ohaba Lungă for warm-weather activities is from early June to mid September.
The warm season lasts for 3.6 months, from May 27 to September 14, with an average daily high temperature above 73°F. The hottest day of the year is August 3, with an average high of 82°F and low of 59°F.
The cold season lasts for 3.3 months, from November 25 to March 2, with an average daily high temperature below 45°F. The coldest day of the year is January 21, with an average low of 25°F and high of 36°F.
Average High and Low Temperature
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature
In Ohaba Lungă, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The clearer part of the year in Ohaba Lungă begins around June 7 and lasts for 3.5 months, ending around September 23. On July 20, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 76% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 24% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around September 23 and lasts for 8.5 months, ending around June 7. On December 28, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 63% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 37% of the time.
Cloud Cover Categories
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in Ohaba Lungă varies throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 3.0 months, from April 23 to July 23, with a greater than 25% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 34% on June 5.
The drier season lasts 9.0 months, from July 23 to April 23. The smallest chance of a wet day is 16% on January 23.
Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 34% on June 5.
Daily Chance of Precipitation
To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Ohaba Lungă experiences some seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
Rain falls throughout the year in Ohaba Lungă. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around June 8, with an average total accumulation of 2.4 inches.
The least rain falls around February 1, with an average total accumulation of 0.7 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. Colder, drier snow tends to be on the higher end of that range and warmer, wetter snow on the lower end.
As with rainfall, we consider the snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Ohaba Lungă experiences some seasonal variation in monthly liquid-equivalent snowfall.
The snowy period of the year lasts for 3.0 months, from December 5 to March 5, with a sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall of at least 0.1 inches. The most snow falls during the 31 days centered around January 21, with an average total liquid-equivalent accumulation of 0.3 inches.
The snowless period of the year lasts for 9.0 months, from March 5 to December 5. The least snow falls around July 22, with an average total liquid-equivalent accumulation of 0.0 inches.
Average Liquid-Equivalent Monthly Snowfall
The length of the day in Ohaba Lungă varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2018, the shortest day is December 22, with 8 hours, 39 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 15 hours, 45 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight
The earliest sunrise is at 5:41 AM on June 16, and the latest sunrise is 2 hours, 33 minutes later at 8:13 AM on January 2. The earliest sunset is at 4:47 PM on December 11, and the latest sunset is 4 hours, 40 minutes later at 9:26 PM on June 26.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Ohaba Lungă during 2018, starting in the spring on March 25, lasting 7.1 months, and ending in the fall on October 28.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time
Ohaba Lungă experiences some seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.
The muggier period of the year lasts for 2.5 months, from June 9 to August 26, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 3% of the time. The muggiest day of the year is July 29, with muggy conditions 11% of the time.
The least muggy day of the year is February 28, when muggy conditions are essentially unheard of.
Humidity Comfort Levels
The average hourly wind speed in Ohaba Lungă experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The windier part of the year lasts for 6.1 months, from October 25 to April 29, with average wind speeds of more than 5.1 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is March 15, with an average hourly wind speed of 5.8 miles per hour.
The calmer time of year lasts for 5.9 months, from April 29 to October 25. The calmest day of the year is August 10, with an average hourly wind speed of 4.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed
The predominant average hourly wind direction in Ohaba Lungă varies throughout the year.
The wind is most often from the west for 1.9 months, from May 30 to July 27 and for 1.1 weeks, from August 22 to August 30, with a peak percentage of 34% on June 28. The wind is most often from the north for 3.7 weeks, from July 27 to August 22, with a peak percentage of 30% on July 30. The wind is most often from the south for 9.0 months, from August 30 to May 30, with a peak percentage of 39% on January 1.
Best Time of Year to Visit
To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Ohaba Lungă throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.
The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Ohaba Lungă for general outdoor tourist activities is from early June to mid September, with a peak score in the second week of August.
The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Ohaba Lungă for hot-weather activities is from early July to mid August, with a peak score in the first week of August.
For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.
Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.
Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.
Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.
Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.
The growing season in Ohaba Lungă typically lasts for 6.4 months (195 days), from around April 10 to around October 22, rarely starting before March 20 or after April 30, and rarely ending before October 4 or after November 10.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season
Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms in Ohaba Lungă should appear around April 10, only rarely appearing before March 29 or after April 25.
Growing Degree Days
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.3 months, from May 11 to August 21, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 5.8 kWh. The brightest day of the year is July 7, with an average of 6.9 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 3.6 months, from October 30 to February 16, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 2.3 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 27, with an average of 1.2 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Ohaba Lungă are 45.907 deg latitude, 21.985 deg longitude, and 659 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Ohaba Lungă contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 443 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 658 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (807 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (6,883 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Ohaba Lungă is covered by cropland (49%), trees (33%), and grassland (15%), within 10 miles by cropland (41%) and trees (37%), and within 50 miles by trees (41%) and cropland (39%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Ohaba Lungă, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Ohaba Lungă.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Ohaba Lungă according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Ohaba Lungă is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Ohaba Lungă and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Timișoara Traian Vuia International Airport (34%, 51 kilometers, west); Caransebeş Airport (29%, 58 kilometers, south); Arad Airport (25%, 63 kilometers, northwest); Campia Turzii (6%, 161 kilometers, northeast); and Cluj-Napoca International Airport (6%, 163 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .