Al-Hasakah, Syria: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Al-Hasakah, Syria? If you're planning to go to Al-Hasakah, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Al-Hasakah, Syria

Based on the climate and weather in Al-Hasakah, the best time to go is October. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Al-Hasakah, Syria by month

January

If you are traveling to Al-Hasakah in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage

February

February in this region is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella

March

If you are traveling to Al-Hasakah in March, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans

April

April in Al-Hasakah is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

May

May is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

June

June in this region is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

July

If you vacation in Al-Hasakah during July, you are likely to find that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light skirts
  • Sarong
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sandals

August

If you vacation in Al-Hasakah during August, you are likely to find that it is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sandals
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sarong
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light skirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sunglasses

September

If you vacation in Al-Hasakah during September, you are likely to find that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Tank tops
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses

October

October in this region is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

November

November in Al-Hasakah is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans

December

December in Al-Hasakah can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Al-Hasakah, Syria

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Al-Hasakah, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, E and L
  • A SIM card that works in Al-Hasakah
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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