Vlore, where it's located

The climate of Vlorë is Mediterranean, with mild, rainy winters and hot, sunny summers.
The city is located on the coast, in southern Albania.
Although the climate is generally mild, during the winter, there can be cold days when the winds blow from Russia. In summer, on the other hand, it can get very hot when the sirocco blows from Africa. In 2017, the temperature dropped to -9.5 °C (15 °F) in January, while it reached 40 °C (104 °F) in August.
The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is of 9.2 °C (48 °F), that of the warmest month (August) is of 25 °C (77 °F). Here are the average temperatures.
Vlorë - Average temperatures
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min (°C)5679131718191714107
Max (°C)131416192328313128231815
Min (°F)414345485563646663575045
Max (°F)555761667382888882736459

Precipitation amounts to 1,075 millimeters (42.3 inches) per year: so, it is at an intermediate level. It ranges from 20 mm (0.8 in) in the driest month (July) to 170 mm (6.7 in) in the wettest (November). Here is the average precipitation.
Vlorë - Average precipitation
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Prec.(mm)145120957055302030601201701651075
Prec.(in)5.74.73.72.82.21.20.81.22.44.76.76.542.3
Days1413131296457101314120

On average, there are around 2,670 sunshine hours per year: therefore, the amount of sunshine is very good. Here are the average sunshine hours per day.
Vlorë - Sunshine
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hours455791112119754

The sea temperature ranges between 14 °C (57 °F) and 25 °C (77 °F). The sea is warm enough for swimming from July to September. Here are the average sea temperatures.
Vlorë - Sea temperature
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Temp (°C)141414151822242524211816
Temp (°F)575757596472757775706461

Vlorë

Best Time


The best times to visit Vlorë are spring and autumn, namely the months of May and September. In June, the weather is often excellent, but it can sometimes get hot, especially in the second half of the month.
To go to the beach, the best months are July and August. In June, the sea is still a little cool.