Albania, Albania: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Albania, Albania? If you're planning to go to Albania, this is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Albania, Albania

Based on the climate and weather in Albania, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for Albania, Albania

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Albania, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Albania, Albania by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you are traveling to Albania in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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February

Traveling to Albania in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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March

March here is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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April

If you go to Albania in April, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

If you vacation in Albania during May, you are likely to notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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June

June here is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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July

July for Albania can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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August

If you are traveling to Albania in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Albania in September, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

October in Albania is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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November

November in Albania is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

December in Albania is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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