Altea, Spain: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Altea, Spain? If you're planning to go to Altea, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Altea, Spain

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

What to wear/what to pack for Altea, Spain by month

January

In January, Altea can be chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Altea, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Altea during February, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Altea in March, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Altea in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage

June

In June, Altea is warm. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Altea, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants

July

In July, Altea is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Altea, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

August

If you go to Altea in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

September

In September, Altea is hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Altea, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

October in Altea is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage

November

If you vacation in Altea during November, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Altea in December, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Altea, Spain

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Altea
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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