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

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

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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 Kukës, Albania

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

Important essentials for Kukës, Albania

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Kukës is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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February

In February, Kukës can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Kukës, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%. There is frost about half of the time.

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March

In March, Kukës is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) and once in a while jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kukës, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 60%. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

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April

April here is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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May

If you are traveling to Kukës in May, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

June in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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July

July for Kukës is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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August

August here is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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September

If you go to Kukës in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

If you visit Kukës during October, you will probably find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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November

November in Kukës is cold. 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. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average. There is frost about a third of the time.

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December

December in Kukës can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly. It also snows sometimes. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average. There is frost about half of the time.

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Activities for Kukës, Albania

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Kukës.

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