Currency
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The official means of payment in Hungary is the Forint (Ft, HUF).
Coins: 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200
Banknotes: 500, 1 000, 2 000, 5 000, 10 000, 20 000 

Check the rate of the Euro here. Check the rate of the USD here.

Public Holidays
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Hungary celebrates 11 public holidays each year. Some are National Holidays, some are Christian Holidays, because of the Christian heritage of Hungary. According to the government regulations, all shops must be closed on these days, but museums and restaurants are usually open.

Electric Current
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Electricity in Hungary is 230 Volts, alternating at 50 cycles per second. If you travel to Hungary with a device that does not accept 230 Volts at 50 Hertz, you will need a voltage converter.

Time Zone
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Central European time (GMT+1). Seasonal adjustment (to daylight savings time): between the end of March and the end of October: Central European time +1 (GMT+2).

This is the TIME in Budapest, Hungary now.

Climate
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Hungary has a temperate climate, similar to the rest of the continental zone. The coldest month is January, the hottest month is July. The number of sunny hours a year is 1988.

See the actual weather and forecast HERE.