Geographic

Situated in Southeast Transylvania, Brasov is surrounded on three sides by mountains. The climate is temperate continental, with a cool and relatively wet weather.

The average temperature: 7.6C. Summer is lasting around 50 days per year as well as the winter.
The usual summer temperature: 22C 27C.
In winter the usual temperature: -10C -2C.

The average humidity in the air: 75%.
The yearly amount of rain is around 600-700 mm/m.
The wind is usually blowing from West and Northwest with speeds from 1.5 to 3.2 m/s.

Not far from the town the visitor can climb the tallest mountains in Romania:
- Fagaras Mountains, with the highest peaks in Romania: Moldoveanu Peak (2543 m) and Nehoiu peak (2535 m);
- Bucegi Mountains with spectacular fauna and vegetation.

The Tampa Mountain is the symbol of Brasov. A great tourist destination, the top of the mountain (995m) offers a great view of the old Brasov.

Postavarul Mountain is not only the best skiing destination in Romania with its Poiana Brasov resort, but also a good place for studying various plants and wild animals such as bear and deer.

Piatra Craiului Mountain, situated some 25 km far from Brasov, was declared a natural reservation. You can admire their rare mountain vegetation or just climb its spectacular peaks.

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