On average, 87 days have a temperature of over 25C. Annual precipitation levels are between 570 and 700mm. Brown soil is the predominant type, as well as vertisol, tchernozem and cinnamon in some cases. Red wine grapes grown in this region include Cabernet sauvignon, Gamay, Merlot, Pinot noir, Prokupec and Vranec.
The white wine grapes include Riesling, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Zhilavka and Smederevka. The region of Pelagonija Polog includes six wine districts: Prilep, Bitola, Prespa, Ohrid, Kichevo and Tetovo.