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Weather in December in Albania

Considering a trip to Albania this December and wondering about the expected weather conditions? Find all the crucial information you need right here, addressing your question:

What is the weather like in Albania in December?

Albania offers a broad spectrum of weather patterns. In December, one might encounter temperatures that range from cold to moderate, and precipitation levels ranging from moderate to heavy. In December, it is winter.

Temperatures

During the day the temperature is cold in Lëpushë at 4°C and moderate in Divjakë at 14°C. As night falls, temperatures generally drop to 7°C in Divjakë and -4°C in Lëpushë.

Precipitation

In December, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate snow/rainfall in Korçë with an average of 94 mm to heavy snow/rainfall in Razëm with 245 mm.

Average sunshine

To learn more about the conditions in specific areas of Albania in December, check out the map below. For more details on the yearly weather, visit our Albania climate page.

Where to go in Albania in December

Find more information for the most popular destinations in the Albania on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailes.

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

Popular destinations

What is the weather like in December for the 5 most popular destinations in Albania?

Sarandë

In December Sarandë generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Sarandë
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
17°C 
11°C 
233 mm 
14 days 
poor 
13°C 
7°C 
209 mm 
15 days 
poor 
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12°C 
6°C 
146 mm 
14 days 
poor 
Climate in Sarandë

Tirana

In December Tirana generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 12°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 3°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Tirana
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
17°C 
7°C 
103 hours 
151 mm 
13 days 
12°C 
3°C 
93 hours 
147 mm 
14 days 
poor 
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11°C 
2°C 
131 hours 
113 mm 
13 days 
poor 
Climate in Tirana

Ksamil

In December Ksamil generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 8°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Ksamil
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
18°C 
12°C 
204 mm 
14 days 
poor 
14°C 
8°C 
186 mm 
15 days 
poor 
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13°C 
7°C 
127 mm 
14 days 
poor 
Climate in Ksamil

Durrës

In December Durrës generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 9°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Durrës
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
18°C 
13°C 
103 hours 
185 mm 
13 days 
14°C 
9°C 
93 hours 
164 mm 
13 days 
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13°C 
8°C 
131 hours 
124 mm 
13 days 
poor 
Climate in Durrës

Vlorë

In December Vlorë generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Vlorë
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
18°C 
11°C 
117 hours 
155 mm 
13 days 
14°C 
7°C 
100 hours 
141 mm 
14 days 
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12°C 
6°C 
132 hours 
100 mm 
13 days 
poor 
Climate in Vlorë

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Albania.

Is December the best time to visit Albania?

Given the typically poor weather conditions in Sarandë, December may not be the ideal time to visit Albania.

Generally speaking, the best visiting conditions can be found in May, June, July and August offering mostly perfect weather in Sarandë. The weather in January, February, November and December, on the other hand, tends to be poor.

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