Weather in May in Albania

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in May in Albania. Is this month a good time to go to Albania? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Albania in May?

The weather in Albania in May ranges from tolerable to perfect depending on the destination.

During May in Albania, the temperature ranges from pleasant in Sarandë with 20°C (68°F) to high temperatures in Gjirokastra with 24°C (75°F).

Precipitation in May ranges from moderate in Vlorë with an average of 49mm (1.9inch) rainfall to high in Tirana with 99mm (3.9inch).

Where to go in Albania in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Albania on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Albania

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

Average weather in Sarandë

In May Sarandë generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C (55°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Sarandë
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
16°C / 61°F 
9°C / 47°F 
80mm / 3.1inch 
7 days 
20°C / 68°F 
13°C / 55°F 
55mm / 2.2inch 
5 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C / 76°F 
17°C / 63°F 
26mm / 1inch 
3 days 
Climate in Sarandë

Average weather in Tirana

In May Tirana generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (73°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 12°C (54°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Tirana
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
19°C / 66°F 
7°C / 45°F 
202 hours 
87mm / 3.4inch 
11 days 
23°C / 73°F 
12°C / 54°F 
250 hours 
99mm / 3.9inch 
10 days 
June   >> June
>>  
27°C / 81°F 
15°C / 59°F 
298 hours 
60mm / 2.4inch 
6 days 
Climate in Tirana

Average weather in Ksamil

In May Ksamil generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C (55°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Ksamil
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
16°C / 61°F 
9°C / 47°F 
80mm / 3.1inch 
7 days 
20°C / 68°F 
13°C / 55°F 
55mm / 2.2inch 
5 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C / 76°F 
17°C / 63°F 
26mm / 1inch 
3 days 
Climate in Ksamil

Average weather in Durrës

In May Durrës generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (73°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 12°C (54°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Durrës
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
19°C / 66°F 
7°C / 45°F 
202 hours 
87mm / 3.4inch 
11 days 
23°C / 73°F 
12°C / 54°F 
250 hours 
99mm / 3.9inch 
10 days 
June   >> June
>>  
27°C / 81°F 
15°C / 59°F 
298 hours 
60mm / 2.4inch 
6 days 
Climate in Durrës

Average weather in Vlorë

In May Vlorë generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (73°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C (55°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Vlorë
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
18°C / 64°F 
9°C / 48°F 
226 hours 
60mm / 2.4inch 
8 days 
23°C / 73°F 
13°C / 55°F 
274 hours 
49mm / 1.9inch 
6 days 
June   >> June
>>  
27°C / 81°F 
16°C / 61°F 
317 hours 
29mm / 1.1inch 
3 days 
Climate in Vlorë

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Is May the best time to go to Albania?

In our opinion May is one of the best times to visit Albania with commonly perfect weather in Sarandë.

On average the best time to visit Albania is in May, June, July and August with generally perfect weather in Sarandë. The worst months are January, February, March, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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