Gjirokastra weather in May (Albania)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in May. The average maximum daytime temperature in Gjirokastra in May lies at 21.0°C (69.8°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 9.2°C (48.56°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during May is moderate with an average of 64mm (2.5 inches). There are generally around 11 rainy days. May is known as one of the best months to visit Gjirokastra.


Gjirokastra, monthly averages in May

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Min Temperature 48 °F  
Max Temperature 69 °F  
Chance of Rain 39%  
Precipitation 3 in  
Rainy days 12 days  
Humidity 70% *  

Where to stay in Gjirokastra


Where to go in Albania in May

Find out more about the weather in Albania in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in May? Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes, as some days or part of the day it can be nice and warm, while other times it can get quite chilly. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. At night it tends to cool off so best to pack some warm nightwear as well.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.

Outdoor sports

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