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

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Traveling to Sarandë, Albania? If you're planning to go to Sarandë, I've got 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 Sarandë, Albania

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

Important essentials for Sarandë, Albania

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Sarandë, Albania

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

Synagogues may have dress requirements. At Ruins of a 5th Century Synagogue:

If you go to Butrint National Park and Archaeological Site, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

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


  • Good hiking shoes

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

Castle hopping? For Old Castle of Lekures at "Qafa e Gjashtes" (The Pass of Six), take:

Sarandë has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Sarandë.

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January for Sarandë can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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February

February in Sarandë can be brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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March

If you visit Sarandë during March, you are likely to notice that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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April

April for Sarandë is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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May

Traveling to Sarandë in May, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

June in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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July

July for Sarandë can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

August for Sarandë is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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September

If you vacation in Sarandë during September, you may notice that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

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October

If you vacation in Sarandë during October, you will probably notice that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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November

November in Sarandë is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

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

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