Weather in Palanga. Actual conditions and forecast
Week forecast for temperature, rain and cloudiness
Map of wind conditions for Palanga area
Map of Palanga temperature forecast1. You can zoom in to Palanga using the '+' button, or check temperatures around the globe by the '-' button.
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Rain forecast for Palanga area1. Using the control panel above this map, you can check the rain forecast for Palanga for any period within next 10 days.
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This precipitation forecast map is centered around Palanga. The map is also real-time and interactive.
Climate in Lithuania and weather forecast - best seasons for visitLithuania is characterized by fairly mild weather. In the coastal regions, there is a prevalence of marine climate. In the center and in the eastern parts however, a continental climate is dominant. Nevertheless, the tourist season lasts almost all year round in this country. The highest season of tourist inflow naturally falls on the warmest season which is from mid-May to mid-September. It is worth noting that due to the sea cyclones that come from the Baltic Sea to the land, there is no exhausting heat, not even in the height of summer. This is what attracts most tourists. During this period however, prices for all standard services increase by about a quarter. A surge in beach tourism is seen at the beginning of August. The swimming season ends in mid-August, when the water temperature drops below 17 degrees. Also, quite a lot of tourists come to Lithuania every year to celebrate the New Year and Christmas. The bulk of them go to Vilnius of course, to enjoy the delightful New Year atmosphere. … Open
Atmosphere of Lithuania: religion and languagesThe dissemination of Polish on the territory of modern Lithuania dates back to the 6th century. At that time, it spread through the territory as the officially recognized language of the Roman Catholic Church. Near the capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, there were a lot of Poles and their native language gradually took the lead in all Eastern European countries. But then, in the 19th century its influence fell sharply, and so far the Polish language occupies only the third place in Lithuania, after Russian. It should be noted that the tsarist of the 19th century conducted a serious suppression against the ethnic language of the Lithuanians. It was forbidden to print books in Latin, but in neighboring Prussia, the printing of ethnic Lithuanian literature continued to flourish. During the era of the Soviet Union, the Polish language finally lost its position on the territory of Lithuania and its dissemination ceased. Ethnic Lithuanian on the contrary, developed. Only 10% of Lithuanian citizens considered Russian to be their native language. … Open
Sights of Palanga - photogallery
Palanga guide chapters
Travel guide to Palanga
In the warm season, climbing to the Birute's Hill, which is the most important peak of the region, is extremely popular among tourists. This picturesque place is shrouded in many interesting stories and legends. It is believed that local people kept a sacred fire on top of the hill in ancient times. The main attraction of the hill today is a miniature red-brick chapel built in 1869. At the top of the hill, there is … Open
Advices for travellers
6. Prudent tourists should keep in mind that the most expensive gastronomy establishments are located in the center of the city as well as in close neighborhood to significant spots of tourist interest. It will be quite easy to find a budgetary place to eat being distant from the city center. Small family run restaurants and cafes are scattered all over the city and in its remote districts. 7. Local … Open
Traditions and mentality of Palanga
A music festival named “Lygus balsai” engages many famous ethnic groups and folk-song singers. The same interesting and attractive event of the period is the Baltijos bangeles music festival which engages kids’ music groups and bands. Numerous bright and remarkable events being of great interest for city visitors and tourists take place on the first weekend of June. Traditional Festival of Summer marks the … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
A major part of popular eating houses and cafés are located in the J. Basanaviciaus Street. Tourists will discover there cozy cafés featuring open air terraces and attractive barbeque houses as well as prestigious restaurants offering dainty treats on the menu. One of the most attractive places to eat in Palanga is the De Cuba restaurant which features not only impressively rich menu but a nice and cozy interior … Open
Attractions and active leisure
In the nearest neighborhood to the city of Palanga tourists will discover another attractive destination to visit being a popular health resort area named Sventoji. The Sventoji resort is of great popularity among beach recreation fans. The main feature of the area is spacious scenic beaches which are well equipped for comfortable leisure and recreation. The sea there is always serene and clean. That is why this … Open
Cultural excursion through Palanga - things to see
In the second part of the 19th century it was decided to build a chapel on the mountain. Its building has perfectly survived till nowadays. The picturesque chapel built of red brick keeps a rich collection of religious artifacts and statues. Among religious sights and landmarks of the city of Palanga the Church of Assumption of the Holy Virgin Mary is best worth tourists attention. The building of the scale church … Open