Search Menu

What is the climate like in Kosovo?

The climate of Kosovo has an average yearly temperature of 18°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 4°C and rise to 30°C.

Annually, about 835 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Kosovo. Additionally, about 47 cm of snow falls each year.

The best time to visit Kosovo is May until October. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Kosovo.

Temperature 4 to 30°C
Rain 835 mm
Snow 47 cm

PoorStarStar

Heavy, unpredictable rain made it difficult to spend hours o... more

Teun van Kralingen

ModerateStarStarStar

December in Kosovo is cold and wintry, but there is not enou... more

Niels

The climate of Kosovo
  • Average yearly temperature: 18°C
  • Highest temperature: 30°C in August
  • Lowest temperature: 4°C in January
  • Rainfall: 835 mm per year, averaging 70 mm by month
  • Driest months: 40 mm in July, 46 mm in August and 52 mm in February
  • Wettest months: 108 mm in November, 96 mm in January and 79 mm in October
  • Snowfall: 47 cm per year

Climate table Kosovo

The climate table for Kosovo shows the average temperatures, rainfall, snowfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 4 10 12 17 22 26 29 30 25 19 13 7
Nighttime temperature (°C) -4 0 2 5 10 14 16 15 12 7 3 -1
Rainfall (mm) 96 52 78 65 67 64 40 46 63 79 108 77
Snowfall (cm) 20 9,0 6,9 2,9 0 0 0 0 0 0,4 3,2 3,9
UV Index 3 5 6 7 8 8 9 8 7 5 3 3
Best month No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No

Temperature by month in Kosovo

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Kosovo

Temperature by month in Kosovo

Rainfall by month in Kosovo

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in Kosovo.

Rainfall by month in Kosovo

Snowfall by month in Kosovo

This graph shows the average snowfall in centimeters by month in Kosovo.

Snowfall by month in Kosovo

UV index by month in Kosovo

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Kosovo.

UV index by month in Kosovo

Yearly temperature in Kosovo

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Kosovo, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Kosovo

Yearly total rainfall in Kosovo

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in Kosovo.

Rainfall per year in Kosovo

Yearly snowfall in Kosovo

This graph shows the average yearly snowfall in Kosovo, measured in centimeters.

Snowfall per year in Kosovo

Weather experiences in Kosovo

The weather in Kosovo is rated an average of 3,8 out of 5 stars by 12 visitors.

Write your own review
Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

Heavy, unpredictable rain made it difficult to spend hours outside. Not ideal for nature walks.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

December in Kosovo is cold and wintry, but there is not enough snow for winter sports. Nice for the atmosphere, but for active travelers who wanted to ski it was a disappointment.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Ideal for sightseeing and active vacations. However, swimming in the sea is not possible.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Warm and sunny, occasional unexpected showers. Ideal for cultural walks and active vacations. Although there is no beach, swimming in the lakes was refreshing.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Excellent StarStarStarStarStar

Moderate daytime temperatures make it pleasant enough for active recreation. Get ready and enjoy the beautiful white landscapes!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Ideal for hiking and skiing. Not too cold, but warm clothing is recommended. Less pleasant for lovers of warm, sunny weather.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

The days were sunny and warm, a mix of summer and autumn atmosphere. In the evenings it can be a bit chilly. Don't forget to bring a light jacket!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

Ideal for nature lovers and hikers, although swimming or sunbathing was not possible. Cloudy days were more common than clear days.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

There were rainy days that were less suitable for sightseeing. The sun was moderate, not ideal for a sunny vacation.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

April in Kosovo was pleasant, with moderate temperatures, perfect for hiking and exploring the area. Unfortunately, there was no possibility of swimming. In short: a pleasant spring resort!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Unfortunately, there was no sea, but there were many other outdoor activities.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Excellent StarStarStarStarStar

Although Kosovo is not exactly a swimming destination, swimming in the lakes had its own charm.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Have you ever been to Kosovo?

Share your weather experiences in Kosovo.

Your email will not be displayed in the review and will not be shared with third parties.

Average weather in Kosovo by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Kosovo and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Kosovo, you can view the average temperature, rainfall, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.