The Adriatic Sea makes an influence on the climate of Podgorica, along the vale of River Bojana, through the Lake of Scadar. Under the influence of surrounding mountains, Mediterranean climate is changing, so that Podgorica has Mediterranean – changed climate, which is characterized by warm and hot summers and mild and rainy winters. Thanks to the thermo influence of the Adriatic Sea, Podgorica has quite high winter temperature.
● The average annual temperature in Podgorica is 16,4°C, maximum 40,7°C, and minimum – 4,6°C.
● The average quantity of falls in Podgorica is 1544mm, and the air humidity is 59,6%.
● The average number of rainy days is 118,3 snowing days, and 58 days with strong wind.
Summer in Podgorica is extremely warm and long. There are around 135 summer days, in which the air temperature reaches or surpasses the limit of 25°C. Lot of sunshine and warmth, relatively small number of days with falls, favourable average air humidity and strong winds are the main climate characteristics which make Podgorica the area with pleasant climate.