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

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Traveling to Podgorica, Montenegro? If you're planning to go to Podgorica, 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 Podgorica, Montenegro

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

Important essentials for Podgorica, Montenegro

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Podgorica, 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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.

  • (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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist 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 can get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Podgorica, Montenegro by month

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January

January in Podgorica is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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February

If you go to Podgorica in February, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

In March, Podgorica is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Podgorica, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April in Podgorica is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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May

If you visit Podgorica during May, you may see that it is a perfect temperature. 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 occasionally.

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June

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

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July

July in Podgorica is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you vacation in Podgorica during August, you may notice that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Podgorica is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

In October, Podgorica is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Podgorica, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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November

If you are traveling to Podgorica in November, you will notice that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December in Podgorica is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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Activities for Podgorica, Montenegro

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

If you intend to see the charming St. George's church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Skadar Lake National Park, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.

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