Croatia's climate in the lowlands features hot, dry summers and cold winters. In Zagreb, the average annual temperature is 12° C (53° F ) with average highs of 2° C (35° F ) in January and 27° C (80° F ) in July. In the mountains, summers are cool and winters cold and snowy. Along the coast, the climate is Mediterranean with mild winters and dry summers. In Split, the average annual temperature is 17° C (62° F ). Annual average precipitation is about 94 cm (37 in).