Arcachon, France: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Arcachon, France? If you're planning to go to Arcachon, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Arcachon, France

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

Important essentials for Arcachon, France

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Arcachon, France by month

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January

If you visit Arcachon during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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February

February here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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March

March for Arcachon is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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April

If you are traveling to Arcachon in April, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

May in Arcachon is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

June in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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July

If you go to Arcachon in July, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Arcachon in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

If you go to Arcachon in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Arcachon is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

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November

November in Arcachon is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Arcachon is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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