Peja, Kosovo: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Peja, Kosovo? If you're planning to go to Peja, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Peja, Kosovo

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

What to wear/what to pack for Peja, Kosovo by month

January

In January, Peja is freezing. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Peja, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%. There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

February in Peja is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about half of the time. It rains about a third of the time and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Heavy jacket

March

March in Peja can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear

April

April here can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

May

May in Peja is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear

June

June in Peja is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage

July

In July, Peja is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (high 20s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Peja, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

August

If you visit Peja during August, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella

September

September in Peja is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

October

In October, Peja can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and regularly jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Peja, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear

November

November is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens

December

December in Peja is brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy jacket
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Peja, Kosovo

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Peja
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Appropriate museum wear

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