Shkodër weather in January (Shkoder County, Albania)

People don't tend to visit Shkodër in January since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Shkodër in January lies at 4.0°C (39.2°F). Usually it is the coldest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around -3.0°C (26.6°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during January is high with an average of 102mm (4.0 inchec). There are generally around 12 snowy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 122 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Shkodër, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature -3 °C  
Max Temperature 4 °C  
Chance of Rain 42%  
Precipitation 102mm  
Rainy days 13 days  
Humidity 66% *  
Sunshine 122 hrs *  
* Data from: Ulcinj, Montenegro (29 KM, 18 Miles).

Where to stay in Shkodër

Where to go in Albania in January

Find out more about the weather in Albania in January 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 January? Visitors traveling to Shkodër should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. You can also expect some days or nights with snow. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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