Bruges Climate and Weather

Bruges enjoys a temperate maritime climate with more consistent temperatures than in other parts of Belgium. Rainfall is common throughout the year and the winter and spring months are the wettest. Summer weather in Bruges is mostly dry with mild to warm temperatures. Travellers should be aware of the possibility of rain, regardless of the season. Average summer highs hover around 26C (79F) and July and August are usually the hottest months in Bruges, making it the best time of year to visit. The average temperature during the winter months is 9C (48F) and heavy rainfall is not uncommon in January and February, with frequent fog.