Albania
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Albania

The best time to visit Albania is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Albania is 30°C in August and the lowest is 9°C in January.

Albania has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Albania or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Albania weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 9 11 14 17 21 26 29 30 25 20 16 11
Precipitation (mm) 89 74 71 52 55 39 23 18 50 69 92 79

Climate data from city: Tirana




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Albania weather

The Albania weather for will be 26° till 39° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The Albania weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Tirana.

5-day weather forecast Albania

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
28 june
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37°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SW
10
Wednesday
29 june
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37°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SSW
10
Thursday
30 june
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33°C
21°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
WSW
10
Friday
1 july
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36°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
SSW
10
Saturday
2 july
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39°C
23°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SSE
10

View the 14 day weather forecast for Albania


Climate Albania

Albania has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Albania is 19° degrees and there is about 711 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 185 days a year with an average humidity of 68% and an UV-index of 5.

Albania

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 9 11 14 17 21 26 29 30 25 20 16 11
Night temp. (°C) 3 4 6 10 13 16 19 20 16 13 10 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 89 74 71 52 55 39 23 18 50 69 92 79
Days with rain 14 14 15 15 16 11 9 8 12 12 13 12
Days with snow - 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Dry days 17 13 16 15 15 19 22 23 18 19 17 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 8 11 11 12 12 12 10 8 7 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 3 3 4 5 5 6 7 6 5 4 3 3

Climate data from city: Tirana

Albania weather by month

What is the average Albania weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Albania?

Albania lies in a straight line about 8,350 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Tirana). By car the distance is 12,440 km. You are on your way 177 hours and 10 minutes without delay.

How long is the flight to Albania?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Albania is approximately 11 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in Albania?

These are the largest airports in Albania:

  • Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa – Tirana

How many inhabitants are there in Albania?

Albania has approximately 2,870,324 inhabitants.

How big is Albania?

The area of Albania is around 28,748 km². It is 42x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Albania?

The capital of Albania is Tirana.

What is the currency of Albania?

In Albania the Albanian lek (ALL) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 June 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 6.77 Albanian lek
  • 1 Albanian lek = 0.15 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 676.61 Albanian lek
  • 100 Albanian lek = 14.79 South African rand

What is the area code of Albania?

The area code to call Albania is +355.