Weather in September
signals the transition from summer to autumn in Albania
. The month is marked by decreasing temperatures, an increase in precipitation, and a gradual shortening of daylight hours.
In coastal regions such as Durrës and Vlorë, September retains a certain summer warmth with temperatures typically ranging from 18°C to 26°C. The sea remains warm from the summer heat, making beach activities still possible. However, precipitation begins to increase, and the frequency of rainy days starts to rise towards the end of the month.
Inland regions, including Tirana and Korçë, experience a wider range of temperatures, usually fluctuating between 15°C to 27°C. The highland areas begin to see a more significant drop in temperatures, particularly during the evenings, hinting at the forthcoming cooler months. Rainfall increases across these regions as well, signaling the onset of the wetter autumn season.
Comparing September to October
, the transition to autumn becomes more noticeable. Average temperatures across the country continue to drop, rainfall increases, and the days become progressively shorter. Despite this, the early part of October often retains pleasant weather, making it suitable for various outdoor activities.
- Tirana - September »
In Tirana in September, during 12 rainfall days, 56mm of precipitation is typically accumulated. During the transition into September, Tirana observes a decrease in the average high-temperature, falling from a tropical 30.7°C in August to a moderately hot 25.3°C.
- Durrës - September »
In Durrës the average seawater temperature in September is 24.4°C. September ushers in a minor alteration in Durrës's climate, with the average high-temperature moving from August's tropical 32°C to a warm 28°C.
- Vlorë - September »
In Vlorë in September, during 5 rainfall days, 32mm of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Vlorë in September, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 32mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Elbasan - September »
In Elbasan in September, it is raining for 11.9 days, with typically 42mm of accumulated precipitation. Elbasan in September experiences a subtle temperature decline, with average high-temperatures reducing from a tropical 30.8°C in August to a moderately hot 25.1°C.
- Shkodër - September »
On the last day of September, in Shkodër, sunrise is at 06:37 and sunset at 18:26 CEST. On the first day of September in Shkodër, sunrise is at 06:07 and sunset at 19:16.
- Korçë - September »
On the last day of September, in Korçë sunrise is at 06:32 and sunset at 18:21 CEST. On the first day of September in Korçë sunrise is at 06:03 and sunset at 19:10.
- Berat - September »
In Berat, in September, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 50mm of accumulated precipitation. In Berat, in September, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 50mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Gjirokaster - September »
On the first day of September in Gjirokaster, sunrise is at 06:07 and sunset at 19:12. In September, the average heat index, which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is computed to be 28°C.
- Pogradec - September »
In Pogradec, Albania, during September, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 39mm of precipitation. On the first day of September in Pogradec, sunrise is at 06:03 and sunset at 19:11.
- Sarandë - September »
The initiation of September in Sarandë sees an average high-temperature of a moderately hot 28.2°C, showing minor variations from the previous month. In Sarandë, Albania, in September, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 48mm of accumulated precipitation.