The great advantage of the Lošinj climate is that there is a lot of sunshine, that is 2563 hours a year or 7 hours a day on average. This is the result of mostly dry summers and a large number of silent and bright days. By the number of sunny days Mali Losinj is compared with northern African cities and the southern parts of the Adriatic. Mali Losinj has an average annual of about 100 bright days. Due to the favorable climate Mali and Veli Lošinj were proclaimed in 1892 as a climate health resort and rehabilitation center.