is full of long, sun-filled days, paving the way for a relatively drier and hotter climate in Gjirokaster
. This month represents a transition from mild to high temperatures, turning the city into a warm retreat. The humidity decreases with a promise of even drier months ahead. It is the time when the most daylight hours illuminate the historic stone city. In essence, it's the commencement of the peak summer period.
June's arrival in Gjirokaster sees a rise in the average high-temperature, jumping from May
's warm 23°C to a still moderately hot 28°C. With a notable disparity from daily peak temperatures, the average low-temperature settles at a moderate 13°C throughout June.
June's average heat index is estimated at a tropical 30°C. If one persists in activity during exposure, it could induce weariness and subsequently, heat cramps.
Records show heat index calculations are tailored for shaded regions and mild winds. An exposure to direct sunlight may lift the heat index values by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.Note
: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature' or 'real feel', is the outcome of merging air's temperature and its humidity metrics. The experience of temperature can be subjective, varying based on the individual's activity and heat perception, influenced by factors like wind, attire, and metabolic variations. Consider the fact that direct sun exposure can influence how hot one feels, potentially raising the heat index by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are extremely significant for babies and toddlers. Typically, children face more danger than adults as they usually perspire less. Their larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and increased heat output from their activities enhance their risk.
In June, the average relative humidity in Gjirokaster is 62%.
In Gjirokaster, Albania
, in June, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 40mm of accumulated precipitation. In Gjirokaster, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81 days and collects up to 1870mm of precipitation.
With an average of 15h and 0min of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Gjirokaster.
On the first day of June, sunrise is at 05:12 and sunset at 20:02. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:13 and sunset at 20:12 CEST.