Weather in February
marks the continuation of winter in Albania
, albeit with a slight increase in temperatures across the country compared to January
The coastal areas, including cities like Durrës and Vlorë, continue to experience mild winter weather. In February, temperatures in these regions typically range from 7°C to 15°C. While it is still one of the cooler months of the year, February experiences a reduction in precipitation along the coast, with rainfall less frequent than in the previous month.
Meanwhile, the inland regions, such as Tirana, still endure the chill of the continental winter. However, there is a slight rise in temperatures compared to January, ranging on average from 1°C to 11°C. The more elevated areas, including Korçë and the Albanian Alps, continue to experience freezing temperatures. Still, the severity of the cold starts to recede, and snowfall begins to decrease.
Comparing February to the following month, March
sees a notable shift. The average temperatures start to increase more significantly across the country, and the arrival of spring brings warmer days, particularly in the coastal areas. Meanwhile, the inland regions slowly shake off winter's chill, with the last snows usually falling in the mountainous areas.
- Tirana - February »
During 0.7 snowfall days, in February, Tirana aggregates 10mm of snow. February is the most humid month in Tirana with an average relative humidity of 75%.
- Durrës - February »
The months with the least sunshine in Durrës are January, February, November and December, with an average of 4h of sunshine. In Durrës, Albania, in February, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 103mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Vlorë - February »
In Vlorë, Albania, in February, the average water temperature is 14°C. In Vlorë in February, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 106mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Elbasan - February »
The month with the most snowfall in Elbasan is February, when snow falls for 0.4 days and typically aggregates up to 5mm of snow. January and February, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are most humid months in Elbasan, Albania.
- Shkodër - February »
The month with the most snowfall in Shkodër is February, when snow falls for 1 days and typically aggregates up to 24mm of snow. In Shkodër, in February, during 1 snowfall days, 24mm of snow is typically accumulated.
- Korçë - February »
On the first day of February in Korçë sunrise is at 06:46 and sunset at 16:54. The onset of February in Korçë marks a slight increase in the average high-temperature, moving from an icy 4°C in January to a chilly 7°C.
- Berat - February »
On the first day of February in Berat sunrise is at 06:50 and sunset at 16:57. February follows January's climatological pattern in Berat but with slightly warmer temperatures and slightly more rainfall.
- Gjirokaster - February »
In Gjirokaster during February, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 230mm of precipitation. In Gjirokaster, during February, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 230mm of precipitation.
- Pogradec - February »
On the last day of February, in Pogradec, sunrise is at 06:13 and sunset at 17:26 CET. February temperatures in Pogradec vary between a high-temperature of 8°C and a low-temperature of -3°C.
- Sarandë - February »
In February, the average sea temperature in Sarandë is 15.3°C. In Sarandë, Albania, in February, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 122mm of accumulated precipitation.